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Northwest Section
of The Ninety-Nines
The international organization of women pilots.

Annual Meetings

The 2018 Fall Northwest Section Meeting

 


2017 Location and Activities

Oregon Pines and Columbia Cascade chapters hosted the 2017 September 14-17, Northwest Section fall meeting at McMenamins Edgefield Resort, at the mouth of the Columbia River Gorge. "Converge On the Gorge" The 74-acre estate offered lodging, dining, gardens, a movie theater, winery, brewery and distillery, full-service spa and salon, two par-3 golf courses, and original artwork and historical photographs around every corner. Activities included a WINGS seminar on "Flying in the Gorge" and a drive along the scenic Columbia Gorge Highway (constructed 1916), past Multnomah Falls on our way to Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum (WAAAM). At WAAAM Judy Newman, the Director and fellow 99, will treat us to a presentation and tour.


Past Meetings

2016 Location and Activities

Greater Seattle, Mt. Tahoma, and Western Washington chapters hosted the Fall 2016 "Soar the Sound" meeting in Everett, Washington. After the Saturday morning business meeting at the hotel, we who participated walked over for the Future of Flight Aviation Center and Boeing Tour, followed by a reception and banquet with a guest speaker. Other tours and seminars provided further entertainment and enlightenment.

Hotel Accommodations

The 2016 Northwest Section meeting took place at the Hilton Garden Inn, Mukilteo, WA 98275

2015 Location and Activities

The Intermountain Chapter welcomed us to the great northwest city of Spokane, Washington. It was "Plane Fun!": arts and entertainment, restaurants, wineries, golf, shopping, and outdoor fun, all within walking distance or via hotel shuttle. VisitSpokane.com can provide more information on special tours and places to visit.

Felts Field (KSFF) supported our fly-gal guests with waived tie-down fees (3-4 days) at Transient Parking, and Western Aviation offered some really nice fuel discounts. Alaska Airlines provided a 5% discount.

Hotel Accommodations

The Northwest Section Meeting took place at the Red Lion Hotel at the Park, conveniently located beside the Spokane River and the iconic Centennial trail, and within walking distance to the Riverfront Park and downtown Spokane. 

Meeting Rotation Schedule

Hosting Chapter(s) Year and Location
Eastern Idaho
Idaho
2003: McCall, ID
Greater Seattle 2004: Port Angeles, WA
Intermountain
2005: Spokane, WA
Mid-Columbia
Central Oregon
Crater Lake Flyers
2006: Ashland, OR
Devils Tower
Montana
North Dakota
South Dakota
Wyoming
2007: Gillette, WY
Alaska
Cook Inlet
Mat-Su Valley
Midnight Sun
2008: Anchorage, AK
Columbia Cascade
Oregon Pines
2009: Vancouver, WA
Eastern Idaho
Idaho
2010: Boise, ID
Greater Seattle
2011: Vancouver, BC
Mid-Columbia
Central Oregon
Crater Lake Flyers
2012: Walla Walla, WA
Montana
2013: Bozeman, MT
Alaska
Cook Inlet
Mat-Su Valley
Midnight Sun
2014: Fairbanks, AK
Intermountain
2015: Spokane, WA
Greater Seattle
Mount Tahoma
Western Washington
2016: Everett, WA
Columbia Cascade
Oregon Pines
2017: Troutdale, OR
Eastern Idaho
Idaho
2018: Idaho Falls, ID
Mid-Columbia
Cascade
Crater Lake Flyers
2019
Montana
Wyoming
Big Sky
2020
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