President and Founder of WIA, Dr. Peggy Chabrian, Talks Annual Conference

Dr. Peggy Chabrian, president and founder of  Women in Aviation International, just concluded with WIA’s annual convention in Florida. Durning a podcast interview with Aviation Safety Magazine, she provided updates on the work that they are doing to inspire and support women in aviation careers. Click to listen to the WIA Podcast.

Women in Aviation International’s 28th Annual Convention

Next week, Women in Aviation International (WIA) will be holding their 28th annual conference in Orlando, Fla. According to WIA, over 5,000 aviation professionals are expected to attend the event, including “91 international guests representing 16 countries.” The convention focuses on informing the public, encouraging more women to join the aviation industry and advancing the … More Women in Aviation International’s 28th Annual Convention

Queen Bee’s 125th Birthday

Born in 1892, Bessie Coleman grew up in a small cotton town in Texas with her family of 13 children. Her siblings and her walked four miles to get to her segregated school where she excelled in academics, specially in mathematics. At the age of 23, she moved to Chicago where she worked two jobs.