Girls in Aviation Day 2018

Saturday, October 13, 2018

All around the world, Women in Aviation International will host Girls in Aviation Day 2018 through its global chapter network and participating corporate members, sponsors and partners.

Find a local Girls in Aviation Day event here (and note that the list of events grows daily, so check back frequently!):

AUSTRALIA

Our Lady of Sion College, Victoria

WAI Australia Chapter
Event Date:  September 24, 2018
Dr. Zara Dennis
+61-44-7599547
Event is limited to students at Our Lady of Sion College. 

 

Cessnock Aerodrome NSW

WAI Australia Chapter
Event Date:  September 22, 2018
Lea Vesic
+61-401-725195
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please RSVP HERE.

BOTSWANA

Gaborone, Botswana

WAI Botswana Chapter
Event Date:  October 27, 2018
Kaone Kamanakao

CANADA

Springbank, Alberta

WAI Alberta Rocky Mountain High Chapter

London, Ontario

WAI Western Aviatrix Chapter
Event Date:  October 13, 2018
K. Victor Ujimoto
519-824-4120
 

Winnipeg, Manitoba

WAI Northern Spirit Chapter
Event Date:  October 13, 2018
Kristin Long
204-471-9319
Prior to September 1, please RSVP to Kristin via email. After September 1, please RSVP HERE.
 

FRANCE

Paris (CDG), France

Corporate Member Event - United Airlines
Sharmila Gade & Damarys Cover

 

GERMANY

Frankfurt (FRA), Germany

Corporate Member Event - United Airlines
Sharmila Gade & Damarys Cover

 

GHANA

Kumasi, Ghana

WAI Ghana Chapter
Event Date: September 29, 2018
Juliet Aboagye
+233-263009771
 

 

INDIA

17 locations: Goa, Imphal, Agartala, Leh, Mangalore, Coimbatore, Trivandrum, Kishangaarh, Indore, Jodpur, Belgam, Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Varanasi, Shirdi

WAI India Chapter
Event Date: Varied dates throughout the Summer and Fall of 2018
Noopurr Chablani
+91-981-0498751
Reservations are required. Please email the chapter to RSVP or for more information.

 

IRELAND

Dublin (DUB), Ireland

Corporate Member Event - United Airlines
Sharmila Gade & Damarys Cover
 

KENYA

JKIA Nairobi, Kenya

WAI Kenya Chapter
Event Date:  October 13, 2018
Una Getrude
 +25-4720895802

 

NETHERLANDS

Amsterdam (AMS), Netherlands

Corporate Member Event - United Airlines
Sharmila Gade & Damarys Cover

 

NIGERIA

Zaria Aerodrome

WAI NCAT Zaria Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Kyola Dyaji
+80-996-62101
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please email the chapter to RSVP.  
 
WAI Nigeria Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Rejoice Ndudinachi
+234-8023-138336
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please email the chapter to RSVP.

 

SPAIN

AC Hotel by Marriott Coslada Aeropuerto, Madrid, Spain

Corporate Member Event - Delta Air Lines
Event Date:  November 17, 2018
Christine Hannon & Angel Padrino
+34-662-607-925
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please RSVP here.

 

UNITED KINGDOM

London, England

Corporate Member Event - Signature Flight Support
Colm Langton
+44-141-887-8348 ext 78327
 
 
Corporate Member Event - United Airlines
Sharmila Gade & Damarys Cover

 

USA

ALABAMA

Auburn University Regional Airport, Alabama
WAI War Eagle Chapter (Auburn University)
Event Date: October 6, 2018
Megan Brown
904-476-9227
Please RSVP by email to the chapter.
 
Birmingham, Alabama
WAI Southern Airways Chapter
Event Date: November 17, 2018
Holly Roe
Space is limited and reservations are required - Please RSVP by email to the chapter.
 
Mobile, Alabama
Corporate Member Event – AIRBUS
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Krystie Dunn
251-439-4949
Space is limited and reservations are required - Please RSVP HERE.

 

ALASKA

Anchorage, Alaska
Last Frontier Chapter
Event Date:  October 13, 2018
Carol Zerbe
907-350-6607

 

ARIZONA

Phoenix, Arizona
WAI Phoenix Valley of the Sun Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Gabrielle Palmas
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please RSVP HERE.
 
Prescott, Arizona
WAI ERAU Prescott Chapter
Event Date: September 13, 2018
Amber Dalton
720-301-9229
Space is limited and reservations are required.  Please RSVP HERE.

 

ARKANSAS

Louise Thaden Field, Bentonville, AR
WAI Southeastern Aviators Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Elizabeth Resh
479-871-1197
 
 

CALIFORNIA

Tehachapi Airport, California
WAI California Aerospace Valley Chapter
Event Date:  October 13, 2018
Space is limited and reservations are required - Please RSVP HERE.
 
Los Angeles, California
WAI WoW OC Chapter
Event Date:  September 22, 2018
Llen Oyco
714-2343420
Reservations are required. Please RSVP to Llen via email.
 
Los Angeles (LAX), California
Corporate Member Event - United Airlines
Sharmila Gade & Damarys Cover
 
San Diego, California
WAI San Diego Chapter
Event Date:  October 13, 2018
Hanna Fowler
404-395-7718
Reservations are required. Please RSVP to Hanna via email.
 
San Francisco (SFO), California
WAI San Francisco Chapter and
Corporate Member Event - United Airlines
Sharmila Gade & Damarys Cover
 
Sonoma Jet Center, Sonoma, California
Corporate Member Event - Sonoma Jet Center
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Julia Hochberg
707-523-2800

 

COLORADO

Denver, Colorado
WAI Mile High Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Trimbi Szabo
303-570-4908
Reservations are required.  Please RSVP HERE.
 
Denver (DEN), Colorado
Corporate Member Event - United Airlines
Sharmila Gade & Damarys Cover
 

CONNECTICUT

Hartford-Brainard Airport, Connecticut
WAI Connecticut Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Carol SaNogueira
203-526-1985
Reservations are required and space is limited.  Please RSVP to Chapter HERE.

 

FLORIDA

Boynton Beach Community HS, Boca Raton, Florida
Corporate Member Event - Pratt & Whitney/United Technologies Women's Council
Event Date: October 12, 2018
Kathleen Galligan
561-796-4678
For more information, please email Kathleen HERE.
 
Jacksonville, Florida
WAI Jacksonville University Chapter
Event Date: October 5, 2018
Rachel Chaput
603-401-6332
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please RSVP HERE.
 
Melbourne, Florida
WAI Space Coast Chapter at Florida Institute of Technology Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Leanni Tibbetts
321-317-3343
 
Orlando, Florida
WAI Central Florida Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Laura Spolar
Reservations are required and space is limited.  Please find the application and more information at the Chapter's website HERE.
 
Pensacola, Florida
Corporate Member Event - National Flight Academy
Event Date: October 13, 2018
850-308-8948
Space is limited and reservations will be required. Please contact National Flight Academy for reservations and details.
 
Sebring Regional Airport, Sebring, Florida
Corporate Member Event - Sebring Airport
Event Date: October 13, 2018
 
Tampa Bay, Florida
WAI Tampa Bay Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Angye Fox
813-928-8300
Space is limited, and reservations are requested. Please RSVP to Angye HERE.

 

GEORGIA

Delta Flight Museum, Atlanta, Georgia
WAI Gone with the Wind Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Becca Friesen
909-471-9312
Reservations are required and space is limited.  Please make your reservations HERE.
 
Atlanta, Georgia
WAI Rhythm of the Wings Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Dr. Sonia Francis-Rolle
470-219-4647
Reservations are required and space is limited.  Please make your reservations HERE.

 

HAWAII

Honolulu, Hawaii
WAI Hawaii 50 Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Nobi Buntin
408-656-7959
Reservations are required. Please contact the Chapter HERE for reservations and details.

 

ILLINOIS

SIU Tranportation Ed Center, Carbondale, Illinois
WAI SIUC Saluki Aviators Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Gabrielle Escudero
630-450-5946
Reservations are required. Please contact the Chapter HERE for reservations and details.
 
Chicago, Illinois
WAI Chicago's Leading Edge Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Barb Buckner
312-296-6556
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please RSVP HERE.

 

Chicago (ORD), Illinois
Corporate Member Event - United Airlines
Sharmila Gade & Damarys Cover

 

INDIANA

Vincennes Aviation Technology Center, Indianapolis, Indiana
WAI Indianapolis Chapter
Event Date:  October 13, 2018
Ryan Lynch
317-710-4665
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please RSVP HERE.
 
Eagle Aircraft Flight School, 4001 Murvihill Rd, Valparaiso, Indiana
Corporate Member Event – Eagle Aircraft Flight Academy
Event Date:  October 13, 2018
Holly Starkey
219-313-4909
Space is limited, and reservations are required.  Please make your reservations HERE.
 
Terre Haute Regional Airport, Terre Haute, Indiana
WAI Indiana State University Chapter
Event Date:  October 13, 2018
Sara Stumpf
765-505-1443
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please RSVP HERE.
 
West Lafayette, Indiana
WAI Purdue Chapter
Event Date:  October 13, 2018
Susie Stalker
419-349-5532
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please RSVP HERE.

 

IOWA

Aviation Academy School, Des Moines, Iowa
WAI Heartland Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Sara Arnold
515-991-0866
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please RSVP HERE.
 
University of Dubuque Flight Center, Dubuque, Iowa
WAI University of Dubuque Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Polly Kadolph
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please RSVP HERE.

 

KANSAS

K-State Polynechnic, Salina, Kansas
WAI K-State University Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Kat Youtsey
785-280-1759
Please RSVP HERE to attend.

 

WSU Tech, Wichita, Kansas
WAI Air Capital City Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Jennifere Barclay
910-797-7543
Space is limited and registration is required. Please register HERE.

 

KENTUCKY

Bowman Field, Louisville, Kentucky
WAI Bluegrass Chapter
Event Date:  September 22, 2018
Crystal Korff
502-608-6524
Please check the chapter’s website for event details and updates.

 

LOUISIANA

Louisiana Tech University Flight Operations, Ruston, Louisiana
WAI Louisiana Tech Chapter
Event Date:  October 13, 2018
Caitlin Zucco
318-464-8651

 

MARYLAND

College Park Airport, Maryland
WAI AOPA Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Elizabeth Hoover
630-209-4152
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please RSVP HERE.
 
Frederick, Maryland
WAI AOPA Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Elizabeth Hoover
630-209-4152
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please RSVP HERE.
 
 

MICHIGAN

Detroit City Airport, Detroit, Michigan
WAI Detroit Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Sherry Wells
248-219-8477
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please email Sherry for reservations.

 

Grand Rapids Airport, Kent Career Tech Center, Michigan
WAI Great Lakes Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Helen Hagg
502-472-0579
Space is limited and reservations are required.  Please email Helen for reservations.

 

Masco Corporation, Ypsilanti, Michigan
WAI Willow Run Riveters Chapter at Eastern Michigan University
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Jadranka Komnenic
313-748-5758
Space is limited and reservations are required.  Please RSVP HERE.
 
 
Northwestern Michigan College, Traverse City, Michigan
WAI Northwestern Michigan College Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Kate Hauch
989-450-9910
Space is limited and reservations are required.  Please email Kate for reservations.

 

MINNESOTA

Flying Cloud Airport, Eden Prairie, Minnesota
WAI Stars of the North Chapter
Event Date: September 22, 2018
Dawne Barrett
817-266-4220
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please RSVP HERE.

 

MISSOURI

St. Louis Downtown Airport, St. Louis, Missouri
WAI Parks College Chapter
Event Date: October 12, 2018
Rachel Rimmerman
314-977-8443
Space is limited and reservations are required.  Please RSVP HERE.
 
St. Louis, Missouri
WAI St. Louis Women with Wings Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Laura O’Brien
202-909-8362
Space is limited and tickets are required.  Please RSVP HERE.

 

NEBRASKA

University of Nebraska Omaha, Nebraska
WAI UNO Maverick Chapter
Event Date: October 20, 2018
Michaela Lucas
402-554-3772
Please RSVP to the Chapter HERE.

 

NEVADA

Las Vegas, Nevada
WAI Las Vegas Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Michelle Cohen
719-271-2531
Space is limited and reservations are required.  Please RSVP HERE.

 

NEW JERSEY

Jackson, New Jersey
WAI Garden State Angels Chapter
Event Date:  October 13, 2018
Serena O'Sullivan
848-333-6631
 
Flying W Airport, Medford, New Jersey
Corporate Member Event - Signature Flight Services
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Giselle Llanos
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please RSVP HERE.
 
Newark (EWR), New Jersey
Corporate Member Event - United Airlines
Sharmila Gade & Damarys Cover
 

 

NEW MEXICO

Cutter Aviation’s Hangar B1 (KABQ), Albuquerque, New Mexico
Corporate Member Event – Cutter Aviation
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Jessi Rowden
505-842-4184
Please RSVP to Jessi at Cutter Aviation via email or phone above.

 

NEW YORK

Children's Workshop School PS 361M, New York, New York
WAI New York City Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Alice Chan
917-621-5091
 

NORTH CAROLINA

Gilliam-McConnell Airfield, Carthage, North Carolina
WAI First in Flight Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Chandra Steiner
480-229-2498
Space is limited and reservations are required.  Please RSVP HERE.

 

OHIO

Cincinnati, Ohio
WAI's The Wright Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Kate Dempsey
Space is limited and tickets/reservations are required. Please RSVP to the Chapter on their FaceBook Page.
 
Women's Air and Space Museum, Burke Lakefront Airport, Cleveland, Ohio
WAI's Cleveland Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Leah Hetzel
216-246-7138
Space is limited and tickets/reservations are required. Please RSVP HERE.
 
Columbus, Ohio
WAI's The Ohio State University Chapter
Event Date: October 27, 2018
Rebecca Vilcheck
Space is limited and tickets/reservations are required. Please get your tickets HERE.
 
 

OKLAHOMA

Westheimer Airport, Oklahoma State University, Oklahoma
WAI's Oklahoma State Sooner Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Charnell Walls
817-523-9359
 

 

OREGON

Aurora, Oregon
WAI Willamette Valley Wings Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Erin Bosnjak
541-921-1621
Reservations are required and space is limited. Please RSVP to the Chapter HERE.
 
 
Portland, Oregon
WAI Rose City Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Sharon Travis
509-999-0899
Reservations are required. Please RSVP to Sharon via email.

 

SOUTH CAROLINA

Charleston, South Carolina
WAI Palmetto Pride Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Cindy Norton
843-302-1997
Space is limited and reservations are required.  Please RSVP HERE or call Cindy at the number above.

 

TENNESSEE

TN Air National Guard 164th Airlift Wing, Memphis, Tennessee
WAI Memphis Belles Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Ina Wiehl
850-218-6547
Reservations are required. Please RSVP to Ina via email.
 
Nashville, Tennessee
WAI Music City Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Deborah Baugh
615-977-4893
Reservations are required. Get your tickets HERE.

 

TEXAS

Frontiers of Flight Museum, Dallas Love Field (KDAL), Texas
WAI North Texas Chapter
Event Date: September 22, 2018
Molly Martin
Space is limited and free tickets are required.  Please RSVP HERE.

 

Lone Star Flight Museum, Houston, Texas
WAI Houston Chapter
Event Date:  October 13, 2018
Joanna Morris
281-224-2389
Space is limited and reservations are required.  Please RSVP HERE.

 

Houston (IAH), Texas
Corporate Member Event - United Airlines
Sharmila Gade & Damarys Cover
 
Stinson Municipal Airport, San Antonio, Texas
WAI Alamo City Chapter
Event Date:  October 13, 2018
Melinda Vasquez
210-204-4000
Space is limited and reservations are required.  Please RSVP HERE.

 

UTAH

South Valley Regional Park, West Jordan, Utah
WAI Great Salt Lake Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Noelle Johnson
307-413-6733
 
Logan-Cache Airport, Logan, Utah
WAI Utah State University Chapter
Event Date:  September 15, 2018
Terri Wewsemann
435-797-0680
Space is limited and reservations are required. Please RSVP HERE.
 
 

VIRGINIA

Culpeper Air Fest, Culpeper, Virginia
WAI Capital Region Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Kelly Murphy
703-967-8113
Space is limited and free tickets are required. Please RSVP HERE.

 

Washington Dulles (IAD), Virginia
Corporate Member Event - United Airlines
Sharmila Gade & Damarys Cover

 

WASHINGTON

EVCC Aviation Dept at Paine Field, Everett, Washington
WAI Washington State Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Gwen Holt
425-388-9533
Registration is required.  Please RSVP HERE.
 
Harvey Field, Snohomish, Washington
WAI Washington State Chapter
Event Date: October 13, 2018
Rebecca Burghy
509-638-9227
Space is limited and registration is required.  Please RSVP HERE.
 
 

WISCONSIN

EAA Museum, Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Corporate Member Event - Experimental Aircraft Association
Event Date: Sunday, October 14, 2018
Tara Parkhurst
608-963-3486
Registration is required.  Please RSVP HERE.
 

Don't see an event near you?  You may want to checkout the following online event:

ONLINE GIRLS IN AVIATION DAY

WAI Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Chapter
Patti Clark
229-563-7968
This Online Event is brought to you by Embry Riddle Aeronautical University. The website for the Massive Online Open Course (MOOC) is not yet available but will be added soon! Check back here, or contact Patti via email.
 

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