The Ninety-Nines Inc., First Canadian Chapter, Award of  Excellence 2015 WINNER  !!!

CONGRATULATIONS to our latest winner, MELISSA BENDO from Guelph who completed her PRIVATE PILOT LICENSE at the Flight Academy in Walkerton ! Marilyn Dickson recommended Melissa for this award. Melissa wins a one-year membership to The Ninety-Nines, a cash award plus an individual plaque to display wherever she chooses. This award is presented annually to a female pilot who meets the criteria listed on the application  (see www.firstcanadian99s.com ) and who has…

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First Canadian Chapter 99s meet for Lunch & Movie

On Saturday Feb 20th, the First Canadian Chapter 99s hosted a Lunch & Movie get-together at the Brampton Airport. Twenty members and friends joined us for a nice afternoon, enjoying the movie ‘Breaking Through the Clouds’, a documentary with original film footage of the first women’s transcontinental air race in August of 1929. Together these women were flying in the face of anyone w ho believed women belonged on the ground…

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First Canadian Chapter 2016 Events – Join us at our monthly events!

2016 EVENTS: Jan Sat 16 FCC Welcome 2016 New Years Lunch – Members, Location: TBD Time: 12:00 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: Lunch 12:00 /…

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Get Involved with the First Canadian Chapter, Ninety-Nines

The First Canadian Chapter of the Ninety-Nines is a great place for female pilots to get involved with other women pilots. The Ninety-Nines is the largest international organization of women’s pilots, with chapters around the world. Whether you have an airplane or not, as long as you hold a pilots license or are a current student pilot and would like to join other female pilots in camaraderie, we welcome all female pilots. We try to…

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FLYING COMPANION SEMINAR – Sat May 14th – Register Now!

First Canadian Chapter of the 99s presents on Saturday May 14th a   If your companion doesn’t share your love of flying, or would like to learn more about flying send him or her to us! Become more confident as a passenger in an airplane. Understand more about what goes on in the cockpit. Have your “what if” questions answered. Learn how you can help your pilot. Where: Buttonville Airport, main terminal…

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ForeFlight Seminar – Sat April 16th

All 99s and pilot friends are invited to the First Canadian Chapter’s seminar on ForeFlight,with Dominik Ochmanek, ForeFlight’s Pilot Support Team specializing in ForeFlight’s Canadian content.   SATURDAY APRIL 16th, 2016   BRAMPTON AIRPORT 12:00 Lunch 13:00 Seminar   See the attached flyer for more information, times and RSVP contact. All members are encouraged to print and post the flyer at their local airport and flying schools. Robin Hadfield Chair, First Canadian Chapter 99s…

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