Girls in Aviation Day

Save the date for our 7th Annual Girls in Aviation Day on Saturday, September 25, 2021!

Interested in becoming a 2021 Girls in Aviation Day sponsor? Contact Jennifer Thomas.

Sponsorship dollars are used to fund the distribution, including associated shipping and handling costs, of the 2021 GIAD merchandise kit for each participant around the world.


Thousands of girls, ages 8-17 from 58 countries around the world experienced the Sixth Annual Girls in Aviation Day through a new and exclusive Aviation for Girls App that went live on Saturday, September 26, 2020. The AFG App is free and available all year-round.

Experience #GIAD20 virtually with the Aviation for Girls App flyer.

Spanish version of the Aviation for Girls App flyer.

Reference the Aviation for Girls App User Guide.

Read our press release here.

Need more information? Reference our FAQs document here.

#GIAD20 magazine coverage

Highlights of #GIAD20 include:

  • Three age-appropriate content tracks for elementary, middle school and high school students 
  • Career panel videos 
  • Instructional activity videos 
  • Social media posts 
  • Online learning activities 
  • Meet positive female role models 
  • Virtual tours 
  • Scholarship information 
  • Education resources 
  • Expanded Aviation for Girls magazine with fun activities, puzzles, coloring pages for ages 5-10, ages 11-13, and ages 14-17.

Thank you to our #GIAD20 partners for their support in helping us bring the inspiration of a life and/or career in aviation to girls all over the world.  


United States Air Force




ISTAT Foundation

Piedmont Airlines

PPG Foundation

Sporty's Pilot Shop







Pratt & Whitney

Princess Cruises

SkyWest Airlines

Solairus Aviation

The Kroger Company



United Airlines


Air Transport Services Group (ATSG)

ASA (Aviation Supplies & Academics Inc.)

Baylor Institute for Air Science

Bose Aviation

Carlsbad Jet Center

Commemorative Air Force

Emanual Bachmann Foundation

Flight Outfitters

Frontier Airlines

Hartzell Propeller

MIAT College of Technology

Redbird Flight Simulations

Sonoma Jet Center


Wings Financial Credit Union 

Corporate Members

Benefits of a WAI Membership

WAI members seek to inspire and stand for encouragement, continued education, and a whole lot of fun! If you’re a lover of all things aviation and aerospace, and enjoy sharing your passion with others, we’d love to have you! Membership includes job search opportunities, scholarship opportunities, access to mentors in your industry, and much more.

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