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Scholarship Season

  Take Advantage of Whirly-Girls Scholarship Season The Whirly-Girls are announcing our 2021 scholarship season. The press release describing the program is now available online.Applicants must be active Whirly-Girls who have paid their annual dues. Female Associate members may also apply for our Whirly-Gi...
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Education Packets

  AVIATION EDUCATION PACKETS FOR KIDS! Send your favorite kid(s) a packet full of fun, hands on activities all about helicopters! Introduce them to aerodynamics, charts and navigation, aircraft parts and much more! Join us in getting our future pilots excited about helicopter aviation! With just a $20 donation to Give it a Whirl, a Whirly-Girls Scholarshi...
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James Wisecup

  Jim Wisecup is pictured above with Whirly-Girls President, Joni Schultz, at the 2020 Whirly-Girls Annual Awards Banquet in Anaheim, California. Jim acted as the Designated Pilot Examiner (DPE) for Joni's commercial checkride.We are saddened to announce that James "Jim" Wisecup passed away on July 30, 2020. Jim was a great friend of the Whirly-Girls and very active in the i...
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In the Spotlight

  Grace Wagner Addresses Hazardous AttitudesThe July 16, 2020 installment of Helicopter Association International's Spotlight on Safety features WG#1947 Grace Wagner discussing hazardous attitudes.Currently a tour pilot for Panhandle Helicopter, Grace lists the various hazardous attitudes and reminds us to never let hazardous attitudes ...
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Summer Collective Pitch

 Our Summer Collective Pitch issue is up! If you are a Whirly-Girl who is a lifetime member or has paid annual dues, you can read the new issue on our the Collective Pitch page. You can also access the individual articles on our website, or
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Spring Collective Pitch

 The Spring issue of the Whirly-Girls Collective Pitch newsletter is posted on the website and available to Whirly-Girls who are lifetime members or have paid annual dues. Paper copies have also been mailed. Read all about our annual festivities in Anaheim, our scholarship and awards recipients, Terry Palmer's article about mento...
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New Executive Director

  The Whirly-Girls are delighted to announce that WG#1771 Jessica Kanellos is the new part-time Executive Director for the Whirly-Girls!Jessica has volunteered for the organization in a wide range of roles, and she is excited to work on increasing funding opportunities for programs that support the membership, and expanding the outreach efforts and youth programs.You can
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2020 Scholarship Winners

  Back row, left to right: WG#2112 Sara Stanford, WG#1869 Joanna Forrester, WG#1921 Samantha Challburg, Elissa Munguia, WG#1940 Bond Durham, WG#1829 Rebecca Pelassini, WG#2020 Catriona Adam, WG#1967 Allison Leinen.Front row, left to right: WG#2042 Amber Forest, WG#2073 Rebekah Taylor, WG#1877 Melissa Shantz, WG#2015 Alexandra Ambros, WG#2078 Rebecca Torres, WG#2060 I...
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Guide to HELI-EXPO

How to Get the Most Out of HAI HELI-EXPO 2020 Anaheim, CA(Download a PDF version of this document here.)So, you are going to HELI-EXPO. Great! What’s it all about?HELI-EXPO, hosted by Helicopter Association International (HAI), is a range of events c...
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Winter Collective Pitch

 Our winter issue of the Collective Pitch newsletter is available online: https://www.whirlygirls.org/collective-pitch/This issue announces our 2020 Annual Awards Banquet with a red carpet theme, as well as all of our events scheduled to take place at HAI HELI-EXPO in Anaheim, California. These include a Giv...
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