Girls Take Flight Photographs

Girls Take Flight on CTV News.
Click the link and then forward to 21:03 which is when the coverage starts.

Women flying airplane photo

Saturday March 12, 2016

Enterprise Airlines
1190 Keith Ross Drive, Oshawa
Oshawa Executive Airport

Image of airplane

EVENT ACTIVITIES
9:00am to 4:00pm

  • Everyone Is Welcome (no registration required):
    • Aviation activities
      • Build a wooden wing rib
      • Make a balsa wood glider or a balloon powered hovercraft
      • Learn about airport operations and aircraft procedures
      • See a mini wind tunnel in action
      • Try out a PC Flight Simulator
      • Watch airplanes on air traffic control radar
      • Talk like a pilot, using the phonetic alphabet
    • Get information about Aviation and Aerospace Careers
    • Watch presentations by inspiring women of aviation
    • Interact with women of aviation, present and future:
      • Pilots (airline, recreational, aerobatic, instructor, student)
      • Aircraft flight test engineer
      • Air traffic controller
      • Royal Canadian Air Force personnel
      • Flight test engineer
      • Air Cadets
    • Get up close and personal with some cool aircraft
    • Browse aviation industry displays
  • Take a FREE Fly It Forward® Flight Experience
    • For girls and young women
    • Registration in advance is required

Your Hosts

Girls Take Flight Oshawa is an event hosted by the First Canadian Chapter of the Ninety-Nines and Enterprise Airlines/Durham Flight Centre to introduce girls and women to aviation as part of the Women Of Aviation Worldwide Week initiative.

LOCATION

Enterprise Airlines / Durham Flight Centre
Oshawa Municipal Airport
1190 Keith Ross Drive
Oshawa, Ontario
L1H 7K4

Poster PDF

Volunteers

This event is run by aviators, businesses, organizations and volunteers in the Durham Region.
Pilots donate their fuel and aircraft for girls and women who have never been for a flight in a small aircraft.

PARKING

There is parking along Keith Ross Drive.
Also, watch for signs indicating parking availability at local businesses.

There is also a large parking lot at the Main Terminal on Airport Blvd.