Aviation for Girls


Aviation for Girls is a special annual member publication of Women in Aviation International for Girls in Aviation Day. Articles feature young girls living their aviation dreams, career ideas, and education resources.

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AVIATION FOR Girls 2015 1 Peggy Chabrian, Ed.D. Publisher Kelly Nelson Editor-in-Chief Nancy Bink Art Director Hannah Kuenzi Communications Intern Meghan Hefter Proofreader Columnists Paula Corrigan, M.D., MPH Jo Damato Patricia Luebke Contributors Adi Fenrich Meg Godlewski Julia Harrington Molly Martin Denise Waters James Wynbrandt Advertising Director Lisa DeFrees Lovett 315-272-3821 ldefrees@wai.org Visit the WAI website at W W W . W A I . O R G Aviation for Girls™ispublishedyearlyby WomeninAviationInternational,3647S.R.503 South,WestAlexandria,OH45381;Tel.937- 839-4647;Fax937-839-4645.Reproduction byanymeansinwholeorinpartofanycopy, photograph,orillustrationwithoutwritten permissionfromthepublisherisprohibited. WomeninAviationInternational® isaregisteredtrademarkof WomeninAviationInternational. PRINTED IN U.S.A. W E L C O M E T O T H E W O R L D O F A V I A T I O N 2 WELCOMETOWOMENINAVIATIONINTERNATIONAL by Dr. Peggy Chabrian, WAI Founder 4 WAICHAPTERSAROUNDTHEWORLD by Molly Martin, WAI Outreach Chair F E A T U R E S 6 BRANDIFLINN,HANDS-ONDREAMS BrandiisbuildinghercareerasanA&Pmechanic. by Kelly Nelson 10 MYINTERNSHIPOFALIFETIME JuliafiessoloaspartoftheCessnaDiscoverFlyingChallenge. by Julia Harrington 16 FATIMASHAFI,FROMPAKISTANAIRFORCETOAIRLINEPILOT Fatimanavigatesherownfightpath. by James Wynbrandt 16 SCHOLARSHIPSECRETSTOSUCCESS Tentipsforawinningapplication. by Molly Martin C O L U M N S 26 THEJUGGLINGACT FindingMyFlightPathby Jo Damato 27 TECHTIPS AdviceFromaMaintenanceTechnician by Denise Waters 28 PERSONALDEVELOPMENT AdvicetoMyTeenageSelf by Patricia Luebke 30 MEDICALQ&A GettingYourMedicalCertifcate by Paula Corrigan, M.D., MPH 31 ASKTHECFI AdviceFromaCertifedFlightInstructor by Meg Godlewski 32 INOUROWNWORDS DeterminedtoSucceed by Adi Fenrich On the Cover: Adisen Fenrich started fying lessons at age 16. Photo by Amanda Norisada. T M

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