Aviation Events



MARCH 02-03: Ninety-Nines, International Board of Directors Meeting (all meetings welcome to attend), Atchison KS

MARCH 13 Tues: 90th Anniversary of Eileen Vollick’s Flight License, Warplane Heritage Museum, Hamilton. Join us for a presentation on Eileen Vollick followed by dinner. Time and Location to be confirmed.

MARCH 31 Sat: FCC Flyout Lunch, Brampton-Calendon Airport, 12:30 in the airport restaurant

APRIL 08 Sun: Tour of CYTZ, Toronto City Centre Airport, private tour of the airport & tower followed with us taking the free shuttle to the downtown area for lunch. Time and location of where to meet is to be confirmed

APRIL 21 Sat: FCC Girls Take Flight, Oshawa Airport ON. The annual Girls Take Flight is looking for volunteers. Contact Lesley Page if you are a pilot wanting to fly the girls, or would prefer to help in the various tasks on the ground.

MAY 06 Sun: Maple Leaf Chapter’s Fly-In, WYQG Windsor Airport All chapters are welcome and those from out of town are invited the night prior, Saturday, for a leisure evening on Pelee Island CYPT. That way you will be ready for the spot landing competition at the 99s fly-in at 10:30 on Sunday at CYQG. For more information contact: janetmchesterfield@gmail.com

MAY 12 Sat: FCC Flyout Lunch & Nordic Walking, Lindsay Airport. Meet us for lunch at 12:30 and afterwards learn about Nordic Pole Walking from FCC member Deb Smith. Poles will be supplied by Deb, RSVP for the Nordic Walk.

MAY 26 Sat: Ninety-Nines, East Canada Section Meeting, Kitchener/Waterloo Airport. Hosted by the Waterloo on the Grand this years annual general meeting. More info to follow shortly.

JUNE 09 Sat: FCC Poker Run, Participating airport and game details to follow shortly. Volunteers requested to help at the airports. Contact Bev Fraser

JUNE 16 Sat: Angels of Flight Airplane Pull, Peterborough Airport. Lets put together a team of women pilots to help this good charity raise funds at this Saturday event. Contact robin@firstcanadian99s.com if you interested in being on our team

JUNE 24 Sun: FCC Flyin Pancake Tea Brunch, Edenvale Aerodrome. Join us for brunch at Robin’s hangar E9 for a brunch of Tea Biscuits, Pancakes & Sausage. Time: 11:30 AM / $12  RSVP robin@hadfield.ca 

JUNE 16-24: Air Race Classic. Join the women who have fun racing each year on a transcontinental race across the USA. For further information go to www.airraceclassic.org

JULY 03-07: Ninety Nines International Conference, Philadelphia PA. 

JULY 23-29: Oshkosh AirVenture. Every year many members of the Ninety-Nines fly or drive to Oshkosh for this week long aviation adventure. Lets all hook up for a get-together and do what pilots love to do…go have lunch or dinner together!

AUGUST 11 Sat: Gathering of the Classics, 99s Display. Edenvale Aerodrome. The FCC needs volunteers to help at a 99s exhibit display table at this big flyin for classic & vintage aircraft and autos. RSVP Robin Hadfield, robin@firstcanadian99s.com

AUGUST 22 Wed: FCC Flyin Lunch, Niagara Central Dorothy Rungeling Airport, Welland. Meet at the airport at 11:30 and we will arrange the airport courtesy van to drive us to Niagara Falls for lunch and viewing of the falls. RSVP Robin Hadfield, robin@firstcanadian99s.com

SEPTEMBER 15 – 17: Gold Cup Air Rally. Route & Final Destination to be provided shortly.

OCTOBER ??: First Canadian Chapter, Annual General Meeting. Location, Date, Time will be provided shortly. More aviation event dates will be added shortly to the calendar.  

2017 EVENTS: Much of The Ninety-Nines’ activities revolve around getting into our planes and just having fun. The First Canadian Chapter of the 99s plan a monthly flight event, often to airports to visit local attractions, aviation museums, and, of course, restaurants, guest speakers, an annual Ladies Fly-In Tea, Poker Runs, Air Rally’s and any air show is always a good excuse to go flying. MAR 19th – NEW** Taildragger Ground School / 10:30 – 1:30 / $20 p.p. incl lunch – Burlington Airpark APR 8th – 99s Fly-out lunch – 12:00 – Edenvale Airport – the restaurant is now run by the owners of Tilly’s at Owen Sound Airport, a more casual menu. APR 29th – Girls Take Flight – Oshawa Airport Contact: Lesley Page MAY 13th – To be Confirmed Flying Companion Seminar – Burlington Airport MAY 24th – 99s Fly out lunch – 12:00 – Lindsay Airport JUN 10th – Poker Run – 09:00 to 14:30 participating airports will be Oshawa, Lindsay, Peterborough, Buttonville, Simcoe Regional, Brampton, Burlington and Edenvale. For more info,  http://firstcanadian99s.com/2017-poker-run/ Contact: Bev Fraser JUN 17th – 99s Fly out lunch – 12:00 – Simcoe Regional Airport Jun 21st – 24th CWIA Conference Calgary JUL 5th – 99s Fly out Lunch – 12:00 – Brampton Airport JUL 11th – 16th Ninety Nines International Conference San Antonio, Texas JUL 15th – Cathy Boyko’s Hangar BBQ Party – 11:30 – 4:30 – at the Dorthy Rungling Welland Airport. NOTE *** This is a jump field, you cannot overfly the field due to parajumping. www.centralairport.ca is the airport website for more information or to set up a jump for yourself. Contact: Cathy Boyko JUL 24th – 30th – Member Meet Up,  Time TBD – Oshkosh WI AUG 12th 99s Fly out – 10:30 – 1:30 – Gathering of the Classics – Edenvale Aerodrome AUG 13th – Annual Fly out Tea – 11:00 – Edenvale Airport SEP 9TH – 99s Fly out lunch -12:00 – Kitchener/Waterloo Airport SEPT  – GCAR – Rockcliffe to Bagotville OCT 21st – First Canadian Chapter 99s Annual General Meeting, at Brampton Airport (upstairs classroom) 10:00 – 12:00 followed by lunch in the restaurant. DEC 9th – Christmas Party – Time TBD – At Denise Egglestone’s House

  2016 FCC EVENTS: Jan Sat 16 – FCC Welcome 2016 New Years Members Lunch /  Location: Scattabush (Richmond Hill) / Time: 12:00 / Contact: robin@firstcanadian99s.com Feb Sat 20 – Fly or Drive for Lunch & Movie / Location: Tentative Brampton (to be confirmed) / Time: 12:00 – 2:00 March Sat 12  – Girls Take Flight , sponsored by the FCC 99s / Location: Oshawa / Time: 8:30 – 3:30 April Sat 16  – Foreflight Training Seminar / Location: Brampton Airport, upstairs Lecture Room / Time: 1:00 – 3:00 May Sat 14 – Non-Pilot Companion Clinic / Location: Buttonville / Time: 8:45 June Sat 4 – FCC Annual POKER RUN / Location: Terminus/Oshawa (airports: Oshawa, Lindsay, Peterborough, Buttonville, Simcoe Regional, Collingwood, Brampton, Burlington) / Time: Start at first airport 9:00 – Must be at the Terminus airport by 2:30 June Wed 15 – FCC Fly-out Lunch / Location: Lindsay Airport / Time: 12:00 July Tues 5 – Sun 10 – Ninety-Nines International Conference / Location: Ottawa July Sun 10 – Tues 12 – GOLD CUP AIR RALLY / Start in Rockcliffe, End in Gaspe (see Gold Cup Air Rally page for more info) July Sat 16 – FCC Annual Fly-In TEA / Location: Edenvale / Time: 11:00 Aug Wed 17 – cancelled will reschedule for a later date. Sept Sat 17 – FCC Fly-out Lunch / Location: Edenvale / Time: 12:00 Oct Sun 16 – FCC Fly-out Lunch / Location: Oshawa Airport/Mandarin Restaurant / Time: 12:00 Nov Sat 5 – FCC ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING / Location: Buttonville / Time: 10:30 – 1:00 then lunch at nearby restaurant Dec TBD – FCC Christmas Party / Location: TBD / Time: TBD



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