Minnesota 99s

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The Ninety-Nines, Inc.

International Organization of Women Pilots


CALENDAR

Sunday, October 1, Business Meeting – 2:30 p.m., MSP Center Tour  with Heather McNevin – 4:30 p.m.

  •  Location – Air Lake Airport (KLVN), 22100 Hamburg Ave., Lakeville, MN 55044.  We’ll depart 4:00 p.m. for drive to MSP Center in Farmington.  Tour begins at 4:30 p.m. (about 2 hours long).
  • Can’t make the 2:30 p.m. business meeting?  Join the MSP Center tour!  Come to Air Lake Airport (KLVN) at 4:00 p.m. and drive with us to MSP Center.  Heather McNevin, ATC Specialist, is a fantastic tour guide!  Photo ID required for tour.  Contact Kjersti Kittelson or Cheryl Daml by September 19 to register for the MSP Center tour. 

Friday-Sunday, Sept. 22-24North Central Section Meeting, Wisconsin Dells, WI

  • Meet fellow 99s from our 9-state section at the North Central Section Meeting, September 22-24, in Wisconsin Dells!  You’ll have opportunity to network, participate in educational seminars and a business meeting, plus spend some time exploring Wisconsin Dells sites.  Reserve your room by Tuesday, August 23 to get the meeting rate. Send in registration form postmarked by August 20.

VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITY – Girls in Aviation Day at Flying Cloud Airport – Saturday, September 23!  We will have a booth at this sold-out event and need volunteers for morning or afternoon shifts.  Event runs 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Come connect with other girls and women who are excited about aviation!  Share how the 99s supports girls and women in aviation globally.  This is an open house-style event, numerous aircraft will be on display and a variety of exhibitors with hands on activities will be there to introduce many different aspects of aviation.  Email Cheryl Daml if you can volunteer for this fun event.  

Wow – Check it out! On August 19, we completed the Red Wing Airport air marking, painting the airport name and elevation on the ramp, maintaining a very special 99s tradition started in 1933.  Cheryl Daml, Tracy Davenport, Kjersti Kittelson, Steve Guetter and daughter Maddie, Patti Sandusky and Robyn Stoller shared their time and artistic talents for this air marking effort.  Great job!

   

Are you a woman pilot or a woman who dreams about becoming a pilot? The Ninety-Nines is an organization just for you!

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 air markings and aerospace education events. Check out our calendar and join us for an event – we’d love to meet you!

The Minnesota Chapter offers two scholarships! Click for details: Outline and Application.

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The Minnesota Chapter was chartered on 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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