Supporting, encouraging and mentoring women who are current or aspiring recreational and professional pilots in the greater San Diego area. The goals of the Ninety-Nines organization are:
Friendship Through Flight
Flight Training Scholarships
Aviation Education in the Community
Preserve the History of Women in Aviation
The San Diego Chapter generally meets on the 4th Saturday of the month, at Gillespie/KSEE or Montgomery/KMYF airports. For meetings at "FRAN'S" at the Gillespie Airport Speer hangars, enter the parking lot on 2090 N. Marshall and follow the "99s" signs. (Any aspiring or current non-member aviatrix is welcome to drop by and meet us!) To find out more about future meetings and events or directions, see our Calendar of Events or E-mail us.
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Click on this video to find out more about our organization, the Amelia Earhart Scholarships, the Pro Pilot Leadership Initiative and what the Ninety-Nines do -
You can also read the latest edition of our magazine, The Ninety-Nine News, in a .pdf version here.
SD 99s Calendar of Events
First Friday of the Month - "Fly Days", 5:30pm at the Gillespie Field/KSEE Cafe next door to Anglo American Aviation, hosted by our friends at Air Group 1. Food & drink specials, & live music!
September 20th - AOPA Fly In @KCNO 8:30am -4pm. The Ninety-Nines Int'l will have a booth. If you need transportation OR are flying or driving to the event and can take passengers, please let Whitney know.
September16th - 10am @Fran's Guest is Jean Landis, WWii WASP & P-51 aviatrix
October 4th-5th Borrego Valley chapter invites you to their annual fly out/camp out at Jackie Cochran airport/KTRM. BYOB & BBQ, fire pit & s'mores on Saturday night, Sunday morning after breakfast there will be a spot landing contest with trohies & cash prizes, plus a raffle & silent auction.
November 12-16ththe National Intercollegiate Flying Association/NIFA Precision Flying Competition SAFECON event @KSEE. NIFA & SDCC are looking for volunteers to assist at this event. Several SD99s are onboard to help. If you can help or want to know more, contact Denny