Look – one of our members was trending on social media!

Close “My name is Kim and I’m a third-generation pilot with almost thirty years of flying. My grandfather and father were both licensed pilots with a passion for flight, so clearly it runs in the family. Growing up, we always had airplanes and I was constantly exposed to aviation. Today, I’m a Captain with Air Canada, fully qualified to fly Boeing 737, Airbus 320 and Embraer aircraft, and I’m also…

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Distractions While Flying

This came across our 99s google listserv yesterday. It was posted by the Chair of the Utah Chapter, and thought it was worth sharing. I just read this article and loved it. I frequently take dogs and non-pilots with me…managing the chaos to minimize distractions is at the top of my brain every time I fly… have a read… FlySafe – Managing Distractions Distractions and interruptions can severely compromise flight…

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Our educational event is this coming Saturday at Buttonville airport.

Our educational event is this coming Saturday at Buttonville airport. You will obtain a Transport Canada Civil Aviation Safety Seminar (two year currency sticker) for the morning session. Spaces are limited so please don’t forget to register by Wednesday JANUARY 8th.  A few members of another flying club have expressed interest and remaining seats may be allocated to those members. To register, please R.S.V.P. to Elizabeth Walker (elizabethwalker2@hotmail.com / 905-459-3647) with the number of attendees and…

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Award of Excellence

FCC AWARD OF EXCELLENCE for 2019 –  This award is for Gals who have already received their PRIVATE or COMMERCIAL Licence and would like to join the 99s for the first time!! Attention FCC Members: If you see a gal working on her Private or Commercial licence who will complete her training by December 31, 2019, please let her know of this opportunity !  Although all of the Flight schools (CFIs)…

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