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To learn more about our International Organization visit:

https://www.wai.org

The Alaska Chapter of Women in Aviation is named for the Last Frontier.   Our purpose – education outreach, networking and mentoring.  Our chapter provides assistance towards scholarship resources and mentoring by our local members.

wai.anchorage@gmail.com

On Facebook: Women in Aviation Last Frontier Chapter

Chapter Monthly Meetings

First Monday of each Month, with some exceptions:  6:30 pm to 8:00 pm.

Meeting location:  Alaska Airmen’s Association, 4200 Floatplane Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

2019 Meetings/Events:

January 7             Cold Weather Preparedness

February 28        Social Mixer – Collaborative event with the Alaska Airmen NextGen Aviator Group.  Guest Speaker Monte Mabry from the Iditarod Air Force

April 1                  Minute Mentoring

May 3 – 5               Youth Area – Upstairs at the Great Alaska Aviation Gathering

May 11 & 12         Booth at Valdez Fly-In and STOL Competition

May 25 & 26         Booth at the Sourdough Fly-In in Port Alsworth

June 3                    Women’s Air Race Classic presented by Dana Atkins

July 1                     Bush Planes & Hunting:  Packing Light & Packing Out presented by Stacee Frost

August 5               Float Flying stories by Matt Mrzena

September 2       TBD, Please visit our Facebook page

October 5             Girls In Aviation Day  (Women in Aviation International worldwide event!)

October, date TBD    Hangar Halloween 2019

November 4    TBD,   Please visit our Facebook page

December 2    TBD,    Please visit our Facebook page

Please stay updated on FaceBook at: Women in Aviation Alaska Last Frontier Chapter or email us at wai.anchorage@gmail.com

Meetings often feature a speaker on local interest topics.  Speakers include:

Noreen Price, NTSB Investigator and former Naval aviator

Christina Bryant, FAA Inspector

Women glacier pilots of Talkeetna – heli and fixed wing

Ravn Airlines HR

What it takes to live in the bush: a life afar and creative

Trip reports –

From AK and across the US cross country in a bush plane: biking and camping

Spring ski plane and backcountry skiing

 

 

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