Girls in Aviation Day

Save the date for the fifth international Girls in Aviation Day on October 5, 2019.

Read how to become a partner in this worldwide event.

Thank you to our #GIAD18 partners for their support in ensuring another successful event for girls to explore aviation and aerospace!


Piedmont Airlines

PPG Foundation

Sporty's Pilot Shop

United Airlines


Air Wisconsin

Utah Valley University




ASA (Aviation Supplies & Academics Inc.)

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





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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