Alumni of Distinction Award 2020 Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre

Thanks so much to everyone who helped me achieve my goals! Delighted to received this award, a recognition of:– WWFC’s first female Chief Flight Instructor (Class I Civil Aviation Instructor)– first Canadian female to fly the Twin Otter (DHC-6/300)– first female at DeHavilland/Flight Safety (Supervisor, DHC-6/300 Flight Training)– bush flying experience (Ontario, British Columbia), DHC-6/300…

WOMEN in AVIATION

Honoured to be recognized as the First Canadian Woman to fly the Twin Otter (DHC6/300) and to have my name on this wall along with Judy Adamson (first woman to fly the CL216), Judy Cameron (first female pilot with Air Canada) , and Rosella Bjornson (first female airline pilot in North America). Women in Aviation…

Girls CAN Fly

Saturday May 11—A fabulous day at Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre introducing the wonderful world of aviation to girls, age 8-18.  

I joined the 99s

When I started my flying career in 1979, the The Ninety-Nines celebrated their 50th Birthday. As the only international organization of female pilots in the world, I considered joining the 99s founded by my hero Amelia Earhart and named after the original 99 members. Had I joined the 99s, I likely would have benefited from…