The Daytona 99’s hope that everybody is doing well and staying safe throughout this global pandemic. The pandemic has put a holt on a lot in our lives, but that does not mean that us pilots have to stop learning, and as Jason Schappert of MzeroA says “a good pilot is always learning.” The Daytona […]
Here are some updates, in no particular order: – The deadline for scholarships in the registry is TODAY! There are some great opportunities there to help fund your training: https://www.ninety-nines.org/scholarship-registry.htm – The Spaceport chapter’s scholarship is open and is due May 1st. Information in pdf attached. – The Spring Section meeting will be held on April 14th […]
Thanks Naiara for hosting the meeting and lunch at your gorgeous home at Flying Barron airpark (10FA), and for providing a very informative session and flying demonstration on mountain and backcountry flying based on your recent experience in Idaho. Thanks as well to Chef Grant for burgers cooked to order with grilled onions and mushrooms. […]
Virginie wrote… Baby was in a hurry to come after the baby shower! He was born last night. His name is Arthur Samuel Rollin and he was 7lbs 10oz for 20in. We are both doing ok.
Baby Shower today for Virginie. Friends gathered to wish her well. Front to back, left to right: 1st: Claudia Moreno, Bertrand Rollin, Virginie Rollin, Olena Manakina, Sidney Anderson 2nd: Stacey Junkins, Naiara Petralanda, Sandy Williams, Valerie Taylor, Theodore Rollin, Marilyn Patierno, Carolina Anderson, Caroline Anderson 3rd: Caroline Liron, Aurore Bernier-Gruson
Meeting – December 7, 2017
Something different. We had a phone meeting this month to accommodate everyone’s busy schedules. After a few initial problems with the technology, the meeting went on as planned. Most of the time was spent working on the preliminary plans for the “Penny A Pond” fundraiser, now tentatively scheduled for October 2018. The event will be […]
Williston X60 Compass Rose
Great weather. Great group. Job done. And it looks amazing!
Airmarking @ X60 – Nov 4
Mark November 4th on your calendar! The Spaceport chapter of the 99s will be training the Daytona chapter on how to layout and paint a compass rose. Laura Sherwood, longtime airmarking chairman of the Spaceport chapter, will be passing on her expertise. Airmarking is a l-o-o-o-ng tradition of the 99s. WHEN: Saturday, November 4th, 2017 TIME: Laying out the […]
99s Scholarship Opportunities
There are a number of scholarships available to 99s who wish to train for their PPL and additional ratings.These scholarship provide significant funds to help cover the cost of lessons, plane rental and testing. Some of the deadlines for applications are coming up. The Fly Now Award The Fly Now Awards are semiannual awards of […]
99s @ Oshkosh July 25, 2017
If Oshkosh is on your summer calendar, please join the 99s at our July 25 Aviation Appreciation Dinner where one of our favorite instructors and Earthrounder, Adrian Eichhorn, will share riveting tales, risk management lessons learned, and fabulous pictures from his 2016 once-in-a-lifetime solo flight around the world in his single engine Bonanza. Tickets, a […]