First Canadian 99s Events 2017

99s, we have a list of our 2017 aviation events…mark your calendars. If you are able to help at any of these events, please get back to me. FCC YEAR OF EVENTS 2017 MAR 19th Taildragger ground school / 10:30 – 1:30 / $20 p.p. incl lunch Burlington Airpark APR 8th 99s Fly-out lunch Edenvale Airport – the restaurant is now run by the owners of Tilly’s at Owen Sound Airport,…

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Another successful, busy day at the 2017 Girls Take Flight

Another successful and busy day at the Girls Take Flight event held at Oshawa Municipal Airport. Organized every year by FCC member Lesley Page, 200 young girls go for a free flight in an aircraft and heard from 9 very dynamic speakers throughout the day. The FCC99s and Enterprise Airlines are the key supporters of this event, but Porter Airlines is an incredible sponsor. They took an aircraft off-line for…

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Congratulations Elizabeth Cowden on being awarded an Amelia Earhart Scholarship from the Ninety-Nines!

Congratulations Elizabeth Cowden on being awarded an Amelia Earhart Scholarship from the Ninety-Nines! When asked about her aviation life, where she learned to fly and where she is going, Elizabeth said “I’m going to be completing my Class IV instructor rating at Harv’s Air (Manitoba).” “I started off doing the glider and power scholarship with the Air Cadets. I joined the RCAF ROTP right out of high school, but an…

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Taildragger Ground School – March 19th, 2-17

MAR 19th 2017 TAILDRAGGER GROUND SCHOOL, by Dave Hadfield Where: Burlington Airpark Time: 10:30 – 1:30  Cost: $20 p.p. incl lunch   RSVP Required, space limited. Email: robin@firstcanadian99s.com (DO NOT HIT REPLY TO THIS EMAIL) Why Are We Running a Taildragger Ground School? A Fleet Canuck C-FDPV has been donated for the purpose of getting more women pilots flying taildraggers. We will be basing the Canuck at Burlington Airpark and creating a flying club, making a inexpensive…

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GIRLS TAKE FLIGHT!

When: Saturday April 29th, 2017 Where: Oshawa Executive Airport- Enterprise Airlines hangar, 1190 Keith Ross Dr, Oshawa Girls Take Flight is a free aviation event presented by the First Canadian Chapter 99s and the Durham Flight Centre. Featuring airplane flights for girls and young women, aviation activities for all ages, presentations to inspire young girls to consider aviation careers, static aircraft and industry displays. You must pre-register for the flights…

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Ninety-Nines International Conference 2017

International Conference July 11-16, 2017 San Antonio, Texas Registration, Schedule and other information at www.travelplannerstexas.com/99s2017 (note: dates include tours, please see schedule for Conference events) Hosted by the South Central Section

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