Minnesota 99s

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The Ninety-Nines, Inc.

International Organization of Women Pilots


CALENDAR

 Join us at the next chapter meeting!

 June 10, 2018, 11:00 am, St Paul Downtown Airport, 644 Bayfield St, St Paul, MN 55107

Agenda:   St Paul Tower Tour followed by lunch & meeting at Holman Table Restaurant

Click Calendar link for schedule of other 2018 meetings and events.

              

 Majel Baker passed her Private Pilot Checkride!                

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.

     

Congratulations Jan Moll – She completed her first solo cross-country March 15, 2018, KANE to KLXL (Anoka to Little Falls) – Well done! Best wishes as you continue your flight training.

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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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