Women in Aviation International is a nonprofit 501(C)(3) organization dedicated to providing networking, education, mentoring, and scholarship opportunities for women and men in all aviation career fields and interests. The Capital Region Chapter (CRC) consists of members in the Northern VA and Washington, DC area. 

The Capital Region Chapter local dues of $15.00 are paid when you initially join and then annually thereafter. Local dues may be paid through the PayPal link.

Pioneers in Aviation - Stephanie Chung

The Aero Club of Washington, D.C. Runway Program in partnership with Women in Aviation International YoPro Connect is pleased to present the webinar: Pioneers in Aviation - Stephanie Chung. Join moderators Kali Hague (Runway Program) and Gabrielle Palmas (WAI YoPro Connect) for an engaging conversion with Stephanie Chung, Chief Growth Officer at Wheels Up, a leading brand in private aviation. Stephanie will share her advice and lessons learned about leadership, diversity and breaking barriers


Learn how to celebrate the Women Airforce Service Pilots. #HonorTheWASP

Alison Mckay, WAI CEO

WAI CEO's Message On COVID-19

WAI Scholarships

Scholarship awards are a major benefit of membership in Women in Aviation International and help members reach their goals and advance into the aviation and aerospace careers they have always dreamed about.

2021 Virtual Conference

Please mark your calendar as you won't want to miss the inspiring keynote speakers, professional development seminars, education sessions, virtual exhibit hall, scholarship awards, and 2021 Pioneer Hall of Fame inductions. An all-virtual WAI2021 two-day event on March 11-12.

CRC Embroidery Logo

Members can now order clothing and flight bags from Sporty's with the CRC embroidery logo. (Choose Large Logo under the Embroidery dropdown options & then select Capital Region Chapter - WAI under Logo dropdown).

Help WAI Honor the WASP

WAI members honor the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) every Memorial Day weekend by visiting their graves and leaving an appropriate decoration in the form of flowers or other remembrances. We encourage members to post images on social media and use the hashtag #HonorTheWASP.