Girls Can Fly

girls can fly

TOUR the Flight Centre, MEET women pilots, LEARN more about the industry and try a FREE FLIGHT.*

Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre (WWFC) is happy to host its annual Girls Can Fly event once again on Saturday, May 13 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m at our facility, located at the Region of Waterloo International Airport. It is a FREE educational event that promotes women in aviation and offers free flights for girls aged eight to 18 years.

 

Girls Can Fly 2022 Photos

Event details

May 13th, 2023

10am to 4pm

4881 Fountain St N, Breslau

Flight Registration will open in April. Follow our social channels for reminders! 

 

The event will also feature exhibitors from the industry who will have some interactive components.

The event was established to promote the aviation industry to girls and young women. The representation of women in the aviation industry has changed over the years, but there is still a long way to go.

Everyone is invited to this Rain or Shine event, even if they do not get a flight

  • Free Flights are for girls aged 8-18 only
  • There are flight times for planes and helicopters
  • Please sign up for only ONE flight time per child (either plane or helicopter). Multiple sign ups will not be accepted
  • Age and weight will be collected upon registration.
  • Face coverings must be worn on aircraft
  • A waiver must be signed onsite before boarding aircraft
  • Flights are weather permitting and for this one day only.
  • If you don’t get a flight, there are a limited number of spots on our waitlist.

 

Planes and volunteer pilots are generously provided by WWFC and COPA Breslau Flyers Flight 26. Special thanks to Great Lakes Helicopter who have volunteered helicopter rides throughout the day.

 

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