Inspiring women since 1929, the 99’s promote advancement of aviation through education, scholarships, and mutual support while honoring their unique history and shared passion for flight.
Chapter members are professional pilots for airlines, industry and government who contribute countless volunteer hours in mentorship and support of general aviation.
Scholarships, including the Amelia Earhart Memorial Scholarship, have been making the dreams of flight a reality for women for more than seven decades.
What is the Lightspeed Aviation Foundation
Each year, the Lightspeed Aviation Foundation is proud to recognize a select group of deserving aviation non-profit organizations nominated from members of the aviation community.