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Women in Aviation Last Frontier Chapter supports women in all career fields of aviation, in all stages of life through youth outreach events, mentoring events, scholarships, and monthly meetings.

Our purpose – education outreach, networking and mentoring.  Our chapter provides assistance towards scholarship resources and mentoring by our local members.

2019 Meetings/Events:

 

First Monday of each month (with some exceptions): 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

 

Alaska Airmen’s Association

4200 Floatplane Drive,

Anchorage, Alaska 99502

 

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 3       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

 

Local meetings often feature special speakers that touch on local interest topics.

Former 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

Trip reports and interest topics:

  • From AK and Across the US Cross Country in a Bush Plane
  • Biking and Camping Spring Ski Plane and Backcountry Skiing
  • What It Takes To Live in the Bush: A Life Afar and Creative

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

To learn more about our International Organization visit:

https://www.wai.org

 

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