A New Scholarship Available To FEMALES 16-20 YRS

US NINETY-NINE’S CHAPTER SCHOLARSHIPS OPEN TO CANADIAN GIRLS 16-20 yrs: The Karen Johnson Solo Scholarship is offered by the Ninety-Nines in partnership with the Ventura County chapter and is not administered through the AEMSF. The Solo Scholarship provides funding for flight training through first solo and beyond to young women between (16-20) who want to learn to fly. The application deadline is July 1. Additional info and how to apply …

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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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