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 usually meets on the 4th Saturday of the month, most often at Gillespie/KSEE. Unless a different location is noted, Gillespie Field meetings are at "Fran's Hangar" at 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 below or E-mail us.
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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!
April chapter gathering - No formal meeting due to the 99s Southwest Section meeting
April 26th @11:30am - Educational LunchIn lieu of our regular gathering, interested 99s and friends are welcome to a no host Sunday lunch at Slater's 50/50 in Liberty Station (2750 Dewey Rd #193) followed by a tour of the Women's Museum of California. Cost is $5 reg/$3 student or senior admission. For more info visit - https://slaters5050.com/locations/san-diego/ http://womensmuseumca.org/
April 30th - May 3rd 99s SW Section Meeting Friday nights welcoming event will be Glow Ball on the golf course of the Temecula Creek Inn. After the meeting on Saturday there will be tours or seminars (including one on formation flying by SD99 Tracy Ramm) and the closing dinner and chapter awards will be a western BBQ- so bring your best cowgirl outfit! Register online until 4/25 here- Southwest Section 99s meeting in Temecula, CA
May16th @9:30am - SDASM Educational Tour The new "American Women in Aviation" at the San Diego Air and Space Museum in Balboa Park, 2001 Pan American Plaza, San Diego. A private tour of the new exhibit featuring women in aviation, including the International Ninety-Nines and our own SD99s and record holding matriarch aviatrix Fran Bera. This tour will begin prior to regular open hours and RSVPs are required. Exhibit info link
May 17th - 2pm @ the SD Reperatory Theatre A special invite only performance of "Grounded" for local women pilots, females in aviation and S.D. military familes. You MUSTRSVP for this event!
May chapter gathering - TBA
June 9th @12pm - Annual Chapter Officer Installation & Hangar Potluck Good food, friends and fun with a bit of hangar flying! A main dish provided by the chapter. Please bring an appetizer, side dish, or dessert to share and a beverage of your choice. Note your contribution in your eVite RSVP (sent to your eMail). Water, coffee/tea drinks will be provided. Guests are welcome!