Girls in Aviation Day

Save the date for the fifth international Girls in Aviation Day on October 5, 2019. Find an event near you.

Read the 2019 Aviation for Girls magazine.

Learn how to become a partner in this worldwide event.

Thank you to our #GIAD19 partners for their support in ensuring another successful event for girls to explore aviation and aerospace!


Bell Helicopter

Envoy Air

ISTAT Foundation

Piedmont Airlines

PPG Foundation

Sporty's Pilot Shop

United Airlines



Air Wisconsin

Utah Valley University



SkyWest Airlines


ASA (Aviation Supplies & Academics Inc.)

Auburn University Aviation Center

Baylor Institute for Air Science

Emanual Bachmann Foundation

Hartzell Propeller


The fourth international Girls in Aviation Day was a huge success reaching 15,200 attendees, girls age 8-17, around the world.  On October 13, 2018, 105 chapters and corporate members held 101 separate Girls in Aviation Day events including 10 international chapters, 26 corporate member events, 20 student chapters, and 49 U.S. chapters. International events were held in 15 countries including Australia, Botswana, Canada, England, France, Germany, Ghana, India, Ireland, Kenya, Netherlands, Nigeria, Spain, United States, and Zambia.

Read our Aviation for Women coverage of Girls in Aviation Day 2018!

Watch the GIAD 2018 Wrap Up and 2019 Save the Date Video

Read our 2018 Aviation for Girls magazine





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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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