Congratulations to Zara Rutherford, member of the British Section 99s!

Zara just completing an epic 41-country journey spanning over 52,000 kilometers (32,300 miles), and broke two Guinness World Records in the process. “I made it,” Rutherford, exclaimed as she received a rapturous welcome on her arrival.You can still view the ‘live’ feeds on her FB page FlyZolo. Not only has she beaten the record held by American Shaesta Waiz, who was 30 when she circumnavigated the globe unaccompanied in 2017,…

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EXCITEMENT – COULD YOU BE THE WEBSTER TROPHY COMPETITION WINNER FOR 2022!!!!

We have partnered with the Webster Trophy for the 2022 competition. The annual Webster Memorial Trophy Competition seeks to identify “Canada’s Top General Aviation Pilot”. Throughout the various stages of the Webster Trophy Competition, applicants are assessed on the fundamental skills that are expected of the holder of a Private Pilot Licence. The Webster Memorial Trophy Competition is open to any person holding a valid Canadian Pilot Permit Recreational or…

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FCC AWARD OF EXCELLENCE 2021 – REMINDER – Deadline for applications is Feb 1, 2022

The Award of Excellence is presented every year to a female pilot in the First Canadian Chapter (FCC) region (Peterborough to Brantford, Niagara to North Bay) who has achieved academic excellence and flight proficiency for a Private or a Commercial Pilot License ( completed in 2021) and who meets the Application criteria. The award consists of a new, one year membership to the Ninety-Nines, a cash award and a plaque,…

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Learn to Fly: How to Pursue Your Aviation Dreams

While this is geared to the US, there is still a lot which could be learned from the webinar recording if you are looking to fly as your career. The title screen is up for about 2 minutes before the hosts start the webinar presentation…. be patient. Learn to Fly: How to Pursue Your Aviation Dreams Hosted by Nikki Bodie, Jeff Sonderegger In case you missed the live webinar, or…

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Invitation to Submit NOMINATIONS FOR 2022 INTERNATIONAL AWARDS

The International Awards Committee is soliciting nominations for three prestigious awards to be presented by The Ninety-Nines, Inc. at the 2022 International Conference in Charleston, South Carolina. The deadline for submitting nominations is January 31, 2022.  AWARD OF ACHIEVEMENT (for Ninety-Nines) Three Awards of Achievement may be presented for: • Contributions to The Ninety-Nines• Contributions to Aviation• Humanitarian Efforts Who May be Nominated? An individual member of The Ninety-Nines (living or deceased); a group of…

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Following us on Social Media

Are you keeping up with what is going on with the First Canadian Chapter on our Social Media Pages. You can join the conversations on the FCC’s Facebook page… https://www.facebook.com/NinetyNinesFirstCanadianChapter There is also an East Canada Section page… https://www.facebook.com/groups/2529228457295559 or join the private International Ninety-Nines Facebook group… https://www.facebook.com/groups/1254346664641357

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