MN 99s Chapter meeting at Mora

The Minnesota 99s had their spring Chapter meeting today (Saturday March 18, 2017) at the Mora Airport (KJMR) in Mora, Minnesota. We also had a fantastic weather presentation by Natasha Stenbock, pilot, member of the Minnesota 99s, and broadcast meteorologist. Thanks Natasha!

Faribault Municipal Airport – Liz Wall Strohfus Field!

The wonderful WASP and MN 99s Liz Wall Strohfus is being honored by the city of Faribault. Tonight with a “unanimous vote from the Faribault City Council on Tuesday night makes the new name official as Faribault’s airport is now called, “Faribault Municipal Airport – Liz Wall Strohfus Field.” Liz died almost a year ago and she will be the first WASP to have an airport named after them. A wonderful tribute to a wonderful lady.

Read about it here:
http://www.southernminn.com/faribault_daily_news/news/article_0e21ffe8-6285-5ef8-9cbf-e12dc66e283e.html

New publication!

Two new short articles in the latest edition of the Waypoint, one with happy news and one with sad news:

“Minnesota Chapter News.” Waypoint: North Central Section, The Ninety-Nines, Inc. Vol. 7, Issue 3, (Winter 2016/2017): 31-32.

“New Horizons: Patricia Emberg.” Waypoint: North Central Section, The Ninety-Nines, Inc. Vol. 7, Issue 3, (Winter 2016/2017): 32.

Minnesota 99s Business Meeting and Holiday Party!

Today was the Annual Minnesota 99s Business Meeting and Holiday Party held at the Key Air (they have a wonderful facility) at Anoka County Airport (KANE). Besides the business meeting we had some videos on bad and not too bad landings, a talk by the Girl Scouts who are doing a few projects on the Minnesota 99s, we had a ton of yummy food to eat, and a lot of fun.