A Free Aviation Event
Presented By The First Canadian Ninety‑Nines
And Durham Flight Centre

More information is available at www.girlstakeflight.ca

Event Activities 9:00am to 4:00pm

Take a FREE Flight in a general aviation aircraft:

  • For girls and young women, aged 8 to 25 years old
  • Only for those who have never, ever flown in a small aircraft before
  • Registration in advance is required
  • Signed liability waiver is required
  • Discovery Flight Registration opens in April

Everyone Is Welcome (no registration required):

  • Aviation activities
    • Build a wooden wing rib
  • Get information about Aviation and Aerospace Careers
  • Interact with women of aviation, present and future
    • Airline pilots from Porter and Air Georgian
    • General Aviation Pilots (recreational, instructor, student)
    • Aerospace Engineer
    • Aviation Mechanic
    • Air traffic control
    • Royal Canadian Air Force
    • Air Cadets
  • Get up close and personal with some cool aircraft
    • Porter Q400 airliner
    • Canadian Forces CH-147F Chinook helicopter (tentative – subject to availability)
    • Durham Regional Police JetRanger helicopter
    • Pitts Special S2 aerobatic aircraft
    • Schweizer SGS 2-33A Glider
    • Aero L-29 Delfin military jet
    • Piper Navajo Chieftan
  • Look at a Fire Truck and talk with Fire Fighters
  • Browse aviation industry displays
  • Tour a Bombardier Q400 Aircraft
    • Porter Airlines is bringing a Q400 to Oshawa for the event with an all-female crew!
    • The aircraft will be parked on the ramp outside Enterprise Airlines and will be available for tours!