Girls in Aviation Day

On September 23, 2017, Women in Aviation International chapters around the world will bring all of the passion, exploration, learning, and excitement of aviation and aerospace right to you. Across the Women in Aviation International network, plans are in the works for an extraordinary day of fun and inspiration!

Click here for all the details. See all the activities our chapters around the world organized for Girls in Aviation Day 2016.

Thank you to our 2016 sponsors!

CONNECT with other girls and women who are excited about aviation!
EXPLORE the opportunities for working in the aviation and aerospace industry!
EXPERIENCE the high-flying fun aviation offers!

While activities at each event will vary, activities you might expect to find include:

  • MEET women with careers in aviation
  • EXPLORE the world of aviation
  • CONTROL a pretend air traffic control tower
  • LEARN about jobs at the airport
  • FIND OUT what an aircraft dispatcher does
  • TALK like a pilot when you say the alphabet
  • HEAR what it's like to be a professional pilot
  • CHECK OUT all different kinds of airplanes
  • USE tools that an aircraft mechanic uses
  • FLY a flight simulator and get a feel for the controls
  • TEST your own aeronautical designs like an engineer
  • NAVIGATE using an aviation sectional chart


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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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