Harriet Quimby

Harriet Quimby

Harriet Quimby by Haley Guerin On May 11th, 1875, a girl with a restless desire for adventure and equality was born in an unknown location in Michigan. During an era plagued by traditional ideologies and essentially no opportunities for women to express themselves,...
Multi-engine/Multi-faceted Introspection

Multi-engine/Multi-faceted Introspection

Currently seated on a Delta flight on my way home after 20 days of flight training in Pensacola, I’m savoring a cocktail in celebration of my newest rating.  If there are typos, apologies (I deserve this!). Because of the rigorous studying and training over the past...
Diva Flight!

Diva Flight!

Sounds fun, doesn’t it?  Maybe that depends on your idea of fun…The word “diva” may conjure up a negative image initially.  Initially, the image of a bitchy woman comes into my head.  I put Google to use to provide me with the official definition.  There are actually...
Coming Soon: Scholarship Time!

Coming Soon: Scholarship Time!

There were 228 applicants this year for the flyGIRL scholarship!  This time I’ve recruited a scholarship review team.  It’s very exciting!  Last year the scholarship was only offered through Sporty’s Academy and it was since decided to open it up nationwide through...
New Year, New Goals for flyGIRL

New Year, New Goals for flyGIRL

There are a few different components to flyGIRL.  There’s the company that produces retail products, which funds scholarships.  There’s The Fly Foundation, which is the non-profit portion that distributes the scholarship(s).  And then, there’s me, flyGIRL Natalie...