The Ninety-Nines, Inc.
International Organization of Women Pilots
Join us at the next chapter meeting!
Saturday, September 15, 11:00 am, Lunch and Business Meeting, Little Falls, MN.
Agenda: Lunch & Business Meeting at 11:00 a.m., A. T. The Black and White Restaurant, 116 1st St SE, Little Falls. Guided Tour (45 minutes) of Charles Lindbergh House at 1:00 p.m., Lindbergh State Park, 1620 Lindbergh Drive South. Tour fee is $6.00. 2 films are offered at the museum — one showing take off and landing of Lindbergh, and the other a 17 minute documentary which covers Lindbergh’s life. Gift shop is on site.
Click Calendar link for schedule of other 2018 meetings and events.
Beautiful Brainerd Compass Rose
Our first compass rose of 2018 was completed at Brainerd on May 25 and it looks fabulous! Thank you to Trudi Amundson, Cheryl Daml, Tracy Davenport, Sheila Gruba, Elaine Morrow, Patti Sandusky and Sandra Walworth for all your time and effort (in the heat) to finish this beautiful compass rose.
Congratulations to Majel on passing her private pilot checkride on May 22. This tremendous accomplishment follows her recent exciting news of being selected to receive the Spring 2018 Amelia Earhart FlyNow Scholarship. It’s time to celebrate this amazing milestone! Awesome achievement Majel. We wish you continued success and happiness as you pursue your flying dreams.
Simply Spectacular – Aura Austin is a CFI! She passed her CFI checkride on May 10, truly an amazing accomplishment since she just passed her single and multi-engine commercial ratings in April. Congratulations Aura – we are incredibly proud of you and wish you continued success and joy in flying.
Congratulations to Majel Baker on completing her long solo cross country to Eau Claire and Cumberland, WI on May 13, 2018. Awesome job! It was a gorgeous day to fly over the St. Croix River and she even had a bonus sighting of a snowy owl! Majel is training at KANE with Alex Knauz of Twin Cities Aviation. Blue skies and all best wishes as you continue in your flight training. You rock Majel!
2018 Minnesota 99s Scholarships Announced
Congratulations to Mikaela Sandager, Holly Latcham and Majel Baker on being awarded our chapter’s 2018 scholarships. Mikaela was awarded a currency scholarship; Holly received an advanced rating scholarship to pursue her instrument rating and Majel was awarded a private pilot scholarship. Best wishes to our 2018 scholarship winners as they continue to pursue excellence in their flight training journeys.
The Minnesota Chapter of The Ninety-Nines welcomes women from our state and the surrounding area. We hold quarterly meetings and flyouts many of the other months, plus we create air markings and conduct aerospace education events. Check out our calendar and join us for an event – we’d love to meet you!
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The Minnesota Chapter was chartered July 2, 1949, and is part of the North Central Section of The Ninety-Nines, Inc., International Organization of Women Pilots. The North Central Section covers the states of Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, and Wisconsin.
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