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APRIL SAT 06Lola Reid presents: Armchair Travel to the summit of Kilimanjaro, Brampton-Caledon Airport

Please join us Saturday, April 6, 2019 at the Brampton-Caledon Airport to enjoy a personally-narrated, PowerPoint presentation, The Snows of Kilimanjaro & Beyond, with pilot, award-winning photographer, and world adventurer Lola Reid Allin.

After a successful summit of Kilimanjaro in more snow than the tallest freestanding mountain has received in 20 years, Lola & her party travel to the Serengeti by airplane—which she gets to fly—and on to the exotic Spice Island of Zanzibar.

APRIL MON 22: Maple Leaf Chapter’s Compass Rose Painting

Niagara Central Dorothy Rungeling Airport, Welland ON

APRIL SAT 27: Girls Take Flight, Durham Flight Centre – Oshawa Airport

The First Canadian Chapter of the 99s and Durham Flight Center invite girls and women to the Oshawa Airport to experience aviation! Last year was the biggest and the best Girls Take Flight event ever and we look forward this year to continuing our tradition of introducing young women to aviation through a flight, hands-on exhibits, etc. Calling all FCC 99s, we need you as we put together the leadership/planning team. 6-8 Volunteers are still needed.

MAY SAT 25 – MAY SUN 26: Ninety-Nines, East Canada Section Meeting

YMCA Geneva Park Conference Centre, Rama ON – a few minutes past the Orillia-Rama Airport, located on Lake Couchiching. Hosted by the First Canadian Chapter. More information and the registration package can be found here…ECS Registration Package

JUNE SAT 8: FCC Poker Run,

Participating airport and game details are on the Poker Run page of the website here http://firstcanadian99s.com/2019-poker-run/. Volunteers requested to help at the airports.  JUNE SUN 9 is the Poker Run’s rain-date.

JUNE 18 – 22Air Race Classic

Terminus – Niagara Central Dorothy Rungeling Airport, Welland. Let’s put together a team of FCC members to help at the terminus events and Sat banquet… or join the women who have fun racing each year on a transcontinental race across the USA. For further information go to www.airraceclassic.org

JUNE 19 – 22: Canadian Women in Aviation Conference, Ottawa.

For further information go to https://www.cwia.ca

JULY THURS 17 – Sat 21: Ninety Nines International Conference,  Dayton Ohio

Fly into Dayton International Airport (DAY, commercial) or Dayton-Wright Brothers Airport (MGY, general aviation)

Career Expo: 16 July 2019 (Tuesday)
Seminars & Tours: 17-20 July 2019 (Wednesday-Saturday)

“Dinner Under the Wings” @ NMUSAF – Welcome Reception & AE Scholarship Banquet: 18 July 2019 (Thusday)
99s Awards Banquet @ Marriott – 20 July 2019 (Saturday)
Youth aviation event: 21 July 2019 (Sunday)

Hosted by the North Central Section

For more information, contact Conference Chairs Minnetta Gardinier, Deb Heinrichs, and Paula Rumbaugh at dayton2019@ncs99s.org.

JULY 22-28: 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! Volunteers are always needed at the Ninety-Nine’s booth.

AUGUST SAT 10: 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


Wiarton Airport at noon. Coffee & Tea provided, members bring a potluck lunch. (Rain Date August 10th)

SEPTEMBER 18-23: Gold Cup Air Rally.

Collingwood to Thunder Bay
Save the date for a fun filled weekend of activities with the Sleeping Giant Chapter. More details to come.


Brampton-Caledon Airport, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm – followed by lunch in the airport restaurant. 

NOVEMBER SAT 2: The Ninety-Nines 90th Anniversary.

Location and Event details to follow.


Past events 2019….

JANUARY SAT 12: Matinee Movie

Breaking Through The Clouds, (The First Women’s National Air Derby),  Doors open noon, movie starts at 12:30 – 2:30, Location: Hangar 15, Buttonville Flying Club, Buttonville Airport. Bring your own lunch, popcorn provided.

FEBRUARY SAT 23: Matinee Movie, Brampton-Caledon Airport, located in the second floor Theatre Classroom.

Pancho Barnes and the Happy Bottom Riding Club. Lunch is in the restaurant at 12:30, followed by the movie at 1:30. RSVP if you are joining us for lunch, we need to have enough seats reserved in the restaurant.

MARCH SAT 02 – SUN 03:

99s Int’l Board of Directors Meeting, OK.

All members are invited to the Directors meeting.

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