Membership as a Whirly-Girl is open to any woman holding a helicopter rating. If you are not rated in helicopters, or female, you may join as an Associate Member (formerly Auxiliary). There is a separate application for Associate Membership.
Associate members: $25
If you don’t want to to have to pay dues every year, select
Lifetime membership, which allows you to pay a one-time fee of $1200 and never expires.
When you apply to join the Whirly-Girls, there is a one-time, non-refundable application fee of $25, which is waived if you are a student pilot or a member of the military.
Qualify to apply for flight and ground training scholarships
Access to the members-only portion of the Whirly-Girls Web site and access to find fellow Whirly-Girls in the database.
Also find job postings, and other flight training resources.
The quarterly newsletter, the Collective Pitch
A Whirly-Girl necklace charm
A lifetime Whirly-Girls member number, and a badge with your name and Whirly-Girl number etched on it.
Female pilots who have earned at least a private helicopter rating.
Annual dues: $50
Annual dues: $25