Flying the Texas Hill Country since 1964
Chapter Chair & Newsletter Editor
Welcome to El Paso, The Mountains of Texas, where you'll enjoy the hospitality of the Radisson Hotel located minutes from El Paso Airport (KELP). Free transportation to and from the airport is provided, as well as, a complimentary breakfast. Your weekend starts with a Welcoming Reception at the Radisson's atrium Friday evening including appetizers and cash bar. Following our business meeting Saturday morning, we'll visit War Eagles Air Museum which includes a section devoted to the 99's, followed by a stop at a local winery for refreshments. Then it's back to the Radisson Hotel where we've planned a true Mexican buffet-style banquet. A bedroom suite will be open 24 hours for the entire weekend for those who would like to display items for Fly Market, mingle or grab a quick snack. Fly Market items can also be displayed in the atrium during the welcoming reception and banquet.
HDO-SSF-BAZ-ERV-HDO Opportunities to volunteer at KERV and KBAZ. 2-3 volunteers at each location. KBAZ from approximately 11:30am-1:30pm. KERV 1:00pm-3:00pm. For more details: https://www.facebook.com/events/897872101214534/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A%7D
Prior to attending, guests are asked to bake at least 2 dozen of their favorite holiday cookies. They will bring the baked cookies to the holiday cookie party and guests will divide and box the cookies. Guest are also asked to bring an unwrapped toy to be donated to Dell Children's Hospital. Dress code: holiday themed attire.
The Tip of Texas Ninety-Nines welcome the South Central Section to the beautiful Emerald Beach Hotel - Corpus Christi's only downtown hotel directly on the beach! Join us for a weekend of activities including an optional tour of the USS Lexington, seminar by Talk2Tower, Friday reception, Saturday Banquet, guest speaker Dr. Sheila Chamberlain, and hospitality room. Our speaker, Dr. Sheila Chamberlain, is the United States Army's First African American Woman Combat Intelligence Aviator/Pilot - not to be missed!
Experience the early days of Chickasaw stunt pilot Pearl Carter Scott and see her wrestle to decide between family and adventure.
Filmed live on Broadway, the Tony Award winning musical tells the remarkable true story of 38 flights grounded in a small Canadian town on September 11, 2001. As the locals host these "come from aways," they come together and find hope.
Skydancers explores the developing world of women in Aerobatics. It presents some of the world's best female pilots during The 27th World Aerobatics Championships (WAC), Texas.
After rigorous testing in 1961, a small group of skilled female pilots are asked to step aside when only men are selected for spaceflight.