Amelia Earhart Scholarships for 2018 now available

The Amelia Earhart Memorial Scholarships & Awards for 2018 – applications due Dec 01, 2018 DO NOT WAIT FOR THE LAST MINUTE!  Read the post for tips on writing essays for the scholarships and tips for applying for scholarships. Applicants: Please download the appropriate application form. 2018 AE Flight Training …

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Top Ten Tips for Writing a Scholarship Essay

TOP TEN TIPS FOR WRITING A SCHOLARSHIP ESSAY #10. Plan ahead. Make an outline listing the items requested in your essay for the scholarships. Then fill in the blanks! #9. Introduce yourself to the reviewers. How did you get interested in flying? What have you already done to pursue your interest …

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First Canadian Chapter 99s Annual General Meeting

Please Put This In Your Calendar – More details will follow as date draws near. First Canadian Chapter 99s Annual General Meeting Saturday October 21, 2017 AGM Time: 10:00 – 12:00 / followed by lunch the restaurant   Location: Brampton Flying Club, upstairs classroom contact Robin for more information, at robin@firstcanadian99s.com or …

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2017 GOLD CUP AIR RALLY (GCAR)

2017 GOLD CUP AIR RALLY (GCAR) September 22-25, 2017 Price rally aviation september 23-24 GCAR2017 Registration-EntryApplic-R This years rally will take us from Canada’s capital to the beautiful Sagueney-Lac Saint Jean region of Quebec Departure point: Ottawa-Rockcliffe (CYRO); Destination: Saguenay-Bagotville (CYBQ) Registration Fee: $125.00 per participant — includes a lunch, …

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Beautiful day for flying the FCC Poker Run

A big Thank You to all the pilots, volunteers and the airports, who participated in our 2017 Poker Run. You were part of making our chapter fundraiser a success yesterday. We had several 99s members flying from East Ontario, Maple Leaf and First Canadian Chapters flying, along with pilots from …

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GIRLS TAKE FLIGHT!

When: Saturday April 29th, 2017 Where: Oshawa Executive Airport- Enterprise Airlines hangar, 1190 Keith Ross Dr, Oshawa Girls Take Flight is a free aviation event presented by the First Canadian Chapter 99s and the Durham Flight Centre. Featuring airplane flights for girls and young women, aviation activities for all ages, …

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TAILDRAGGER GROUND SCHOOL – MAR 19th 2017

MAR 19th 2017 TAILDRAGGER GROUND SCHOOL, by Dave Hadfield Where: Burlington Airpark Time: 10:30 – 1:30  Cost: $20 p.p. incl lunch   RSVP Required, space limited. Email: robin@firstcanadian99s.com (DO NOT HIT REPLY TO THIS EMAIL) Why Are We Running a Taildragger Ground School? A Fleet Canuck C-FDPV has been donated for the purpose of getting more women …

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