Past Events

2017 EVENTS:

January 25, 2017: WAI-CLE Annual Meeting

February 16, 2017: WAI-CLE Social

April 20, 2017: WAI-CLE Social

2016 EVENTS: 

January 25, 2016; WAI-CLE Annual Meeting

February 18, 2016: WAI-CLE Social

April 21, 2016: WAI-CLE Social

May 21, 2016: Discover Aviation Day

June 16, 2016: WAI-CLE Social 

August 18. 2016: WAI-CLE Social

September 3-5. 2016: Cleveland National Airshow

2016-air-showOctober 20, 2016: Tower Tour and KSU Mock Interviews

December 3, 2016: Chirstmas Pancake Breakfast

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2015 EVENTS:

January 20, 2015: WAI-CLE Annual Meeting

January 27, 2015: Matthew Mishak presented on, The Future of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) in Northern Ohio

The AIAA Northern Ohio Section / ASME Cleveland Section / Women in Aviation Cleveland Chapter / Ohio Aerospace Institute presented Matthew Mishak in a distinguished lecture on, The Future of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) in Northern Ohio

The AIAA Northern Ohio Section / ASME Cleveland Section / Women in Aviation Cleveland Chapter / Ohio Aerospace Institute presented Matthew Mishak in a distinguished lecture on, The Future of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) in Northern Ohio

February 7, 2015: CVCC STEM Event

Treasurer ChaiYuet and member Michelle attending the WAI-CLE Booth at the Cuyahoga Valley Career Center, Science Technology Engineering and Mathmatics event.

Treasurer ChaiYuet and member Michelle attending the WAI-CLE Booth at the Cuyahoga Valley Career Center, Science Technology Engineering and Mathmatics event.

February 19, 2015: Bi-Monthly Social

The WAI-CLE Social was a success. This bi-monthly event is always popular with our members as it calls for a causal setting to meet each other on a more personal level.

The WAI-CLE Social was a success. This bi-monthly event is always popular with our members as it calls for a causal setting to meet each other on a more personal level.

April 16, 2015: WAI-CLE Social

May 12, 2015: Distinguished Lecture Series with Dr. Ruben Del Rosario

The AIAA Northern Ohio Section / ASME Cleveland Section / Women in Aviation Cleveland Chapter / Ohio Aerospace Institute Presents: Green Propulsion Technologies for Advanced Air Transports by Dr. Rubén Del Rosario in our Distinguished Lecture Series.

The AIAA Northern Ohio Section / ASME Cleveland Section / Women in Aviation Cleveland Chapter / Ohio Aerospace Institute Presents: Green Propulsion Technologies for Advanced Air Transports by Dr. Rubén Del Rosario in our Distinguished Lecture Series.

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May 16, 2015: Discover Aviation Day

Women in Aviation, Cleveland Chapter and Discover Aviation Center teamed up to present the Kids Activities at the Discover Aviation Days.

To view all Photos from the Discover Aviation Day 2015 please use the following hyperlink: PHOTOS

June 18, 2015: WAI-CLE Social with Discover Aviation Center

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Members and friends enjoying a cookout under the wing of a Cessna 172 for the WAI-CLE Social. We teamed up with Discover Aviation Center to enjoy the hangar and new friends.

August 20th and 21st, 2015: Airline Interview Study Sessions

August 20, 2015: Bi-Annual Social Event

September 5,6, &7, 2015: Cleveland National Airshow

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WAI-CLE teamed up with the International Women’s Air & Museum to create “Kiddie Koncourse” at the 2015 Cleveland National Air Show. More than thirty volunteers helped facilitate kid’s activities during the three day show. Activities ranged from making candy airplanes out of life savers, gum, and smarties, “Dress like a Pilot” booth, creating super hero masks, a paper airplane competition, coloring corner and a plinko game! WAI – CLE was proud to announce we will be giving away our first scholarship. A local student will receive $500 towards their aviation studies to be announces at the end of the fall. Thank you to all the volunteers who helped inspire future aviators!

To view all the photos from the Cleveland National Airshow 2015 please use the following hyperlink: PHOTOS.

October 15, 2015: Bi-Monthly Social

October 21, 2015: Distinguished Lecture

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Connie Luhta, President of the International Women’s Air & Space Museum gave a presentation on the history of IWASM.

December 6, 2015: Christmas Pancake Breakfast

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WAI-CLE partnered with Discover Aviation Center, and MRK Aviation for a pancake breakfast and Santa Fly-In.

2014 EVENTS:

February 8, 2014: STEM Event at CVCC

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Officers, Michelle, Leah & ChaiYuet volunteering at the WAI-CLE booth.

February 8, 2014: Annual Chapter Meeting

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Some of our male WAI-CLE supporters enjoying the Annual Meeting.

February 20, 2014: WAI-CLE Social Meeting

March 6-8 2014: Women in Aviation International Annual Conference

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Officers, Michelle, Leah, & Catrina, enjoying the WAI Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida.

March 19, 2014 IWASM Meet and Greet with Astronaut Dr. Karen Nyberg

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The WAI-CLE Officers meeting Astronaut Dr. Karen Nyberg.

April 5, 2014 Cleveland State University’s WOW! That’s Engineering!

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Officers, ChaiYuet and Leah, volunteering at WOW! That’s Engineering, an event which is designed to introduce girls to STEM fields.

April 12, 2014 IWASM Family Day Volunteers

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We were happy to be volunteers during the Annual IWASM Family Day. Officers, Catrina & Michelle pose with mascot Paulett the Pilot.

April 17, 2014 WAI-CLE Social Meeting

May 24 &25, 2014 Discover Aviation Days Booth

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MaryKay, with Officers, ChaiYuet, and Lori Volunteering at the WAI-CLE booth.

June 19, 2014 Bi-Monthly Social Meeting

August 21, 2014 Bi-Monthly Social Meeting

August 30-September 1, 2014: Kiddie Koncourse

WAI-CLE and IWASM jointly presented the Kiddie Koncourse at the Cleveland National Airshow.

WAI-CLE and IWASM jointly presented the Kiddie Koncourse at the Cleveland National Airshow.

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September 17, 2014: Distinguished Lecture with Kendra St Charles

Women in Aviation, Cleveland Chapter and the Ohio Aerospace Institute presented, Kendra St. Charles, survivor of USAir Flight 405 that crashed shortly after takeoff from New York’s LaGuardia Airport on March 22, 1992. As she shares her experience and her subsequent work to improve airline safety.

Women in Aviation, Cleveland Chapter and the Ohio Aerospace Institute presented, Kendra St. Charles, survivor of USAir Flight 405 that crashed shortly after takeoff from New York’s LaGuardia Airport on March 22, 1992. As she shares her experience and her subsequent work to improve airline safety.

October 16, 2014: Bi-Monthly Social

December 13, 2014: WAI-CLE Christmas Party

WAI-CLE Christmas Party hosted by Aitheras Aviation Group.

WAI-CLE Christmas Party hosted by Aitheras Aviation Group.

2013 EVENTS:
March 3, 2013 Our First Chapter Meeting

March 14-16, 2013 Women in Aviation International Annual Conference

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Officers, Leah & Cartina, enjoying the Annual WAI Conference in Nashville, TN.

April 2013 Job Shadow Day with Key Bank Aviation Department

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VP Catrina, hosted a Job Shadow day at Key Bank Aviation Hangar.

April 28, 2013 Monthly Meeting at International Women’s Air and Space Museum
We voted in our officers and talked about upcoming events

April 27, 2013 Career Fair for Parma City Schools

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Volunteers at the WAI-CLE Booth.

May 7, 2013 Girl Scout Tour at Medina Airport (1G5)

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Outreach Chair Michelle, giving an airport tour to local Girl Scouts.

May 18, 2013 Discover Aviation Days

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Officers, Lori &Leah, with Member Vicki at the WAI-CLE Booth.

May 23, 2013 Our first of many Social Meeting’s

May 25, 2013 Astronomy Night at Lorain County Airport with Suzie Dills

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June 8, 2013 Bower Center Dedication at Portage County Airport

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June 20, 2013 Monthly Meeting at International Women’s Air and Space Museum

July 18, 2013 Social Meeting at the 100th Bomb Group

August 23, 2013 Movie Night at Discover Aviation Center

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Officers Leah & Catrina, arriving to Movie Night in style in a 1946 Ercoup.

September 19, 2013 Social Meeting at the 100th Bomb Group

September 29, 2013 Wings and Wheels at the Medina Airport

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Officer Michelle & proud WAI-CLE members ran the booth at the Annual Wings and Wheels, Medina Airport.

November 7, 2013 Distinguished Lecture

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Dr. Judith Van Zante presented a lecture on Aircraft Icing.

November 15, 2013 Mock Interviews with Kent State WAI Chapter

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Members and Friends of WAI-CLE teamed up with members of the Kent State Women in Aviation Collegiate Chapter to perform Mock Interviews. The night was a great success. Thank you to all who participated.

November 21, 2013 Social Meeting at the 100th Bomb Group Restaurant