Northern Lights Aero Awards

Ten years ago, two members of the First Canadian Chapter Ninety -Nines, started the Elsie McGill Northern Lights Awards (along with Marilyn Dickson, Cathy Fraser, Asti Livingstone, Laureen Nelson-Boutet, and Suzanne Wiltshire) which has now grown to the premier awards program for women in aviation sectors across Canada. Brilliant evening last night. Huge congratulations to the Northern Lights on the best year yet. You’ve put together a team of enthusiastic…

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NOTAM: Brampton-Caledon Airport

Notice: Construction at the Brampton-Caledon Airport will begin September 10th, 2018, right after the Brampton-Caledon Airport Day. The airport will be closed to air traffic on Monday, September 10th and Tuesday, September 11th. NOTAM and updates to follow.

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WHO WERE THE FIRST NINETY-NINES OUTSIDE OF THE USA?

When did the Ninety-Nines, International Organization of Women Pilots, Inc become International and who was the first Chapter/Section outside of the United States? The first Section created outside the USA was in Oct, 1950 when Canada was granted a 99 Charter…. read more about the event below written by the President Kay Mengis Brick “Brickaero”, Norwood, New Jersey. REPRINTED FROM THE NINETY-NINES, INC NEWSLETTER, Sept 15, 1950 NINETY NINES –…

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POSTPONEMENT OF SUN JUNE 24TH, PANCAKE BRUNCH FLY-IN at EDENVALE AERODROME

POSTPONEMENT OF SUN JUNE 24TH, PANCAKE BRUNCH FLY-IN at EDENVALE AERODROME Due to an Airshow being held Sat June 23 & Sun June 24 at Wasaga Beach next weekend, a NOTAM just came out closing the airspace.   We will set up another date for the Pancake Brunch, or if someone in another area would like to host it at their airport, let me know and I’ll get the big electric…

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2018 ANNUAL POKER RUN SATURDAY JUNE 09th (rain date Sun Jun 10th)

POKER RUN – PARTICIPATING AIRPORTS: Burlington CZBA Brampton-Caledon CNC3 Collingwood CNY3 Oshawa CYOO Peterborough CYPQ Kawartha Lakes (Lindsay) CNF4 BUTTONVILLE CYKZ / TERMINUS     HOW DO YOU PLAY A POKER RUN? Start any time after 9:00 a.m., at any of the airports participating (see list above) Visit 4 of the participating airports to ‘draw’ a card from the deck to make your Hand. Then be ‘wheels down’ at the Terminus airport…

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