GOLD CUP AIR RALLY 2018

We are excited to share the preliminary plans of the GCAR. We will meet at CYRO (Rockcliffe) late afternoon on Thursday September 13, 2018. The evening will be spent reviewing the flight route. Ideally, we will depart early morning on Friday September 14th (CYRO) for our destination CYSU (Summerside, PE). Saturday September 15th will be the alternate flying day and/or planned activities. Sunday September 16th will also feature planned activities …

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FLY NOW AWARD SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS DUE MARCH 15TH…NOW EXPIRED, GOOD LUCK NEXT ROUND!

Are you thinking about a scholarship to help financially in achieving your goals of a pilots license? .   This a friendly reminder that the Fly Now Award Deadline is March 15. If you are planning to apply for this scholarship I encourage all applicants to apply early, this allows time to correct anything with the application if needed before the deadline.   In addition please ensure that the application …

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Dorothy Rungeling – We all must depart….

There comes a time when all of us must depart and after 105 years it is sad that our longest serving member in the First Canadian Chapter, Ninety-Nines has passed away. Godspeed Dorothy Rungeling, you were such a dynamic inspirational lady to all who crossed paths with you throughout your life. We will remember your exploits, cherish your memory in our Stamp, and visit the only airport in Canada named …

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Blue Skies and Tailwinds – Daphne Schiff

Sad to hear about the passing of long time First Canadian Chapter 99 member Daphne Schiff. Daphne was such an inspiration to other female pilots….Daphne wasn’t like most people. She raced around the globe in a twin-engine plane. She could pilot anything from a turboprop to a 737. She flew from France to Africa almost every autumn, even when she was 80 years old. Daphne earned a BA in 1945 …

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