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Lucy Young and her twin sister, Mary, on the right. at the Lincoln Center on September 6, 2016.
Lucy was the copilot in the simulator scene near the end of the movie.
Lori Cline was the captain in the other simulator scene.
When the Pilot is Mom: Accommodating New Motherhood at 30,000 Feet
NY Times, August 16, 2016
Often working airline pilots are afraid to speak out to improve their situation, because of retaliation from their employers.
This article didn't mention that Kathy McCullough and Bonnie Tiburzi Caputo (quoted in this article) are members of ISA+21,
but as retired airline pilots, it is easier to become advocates without fear of repercussions.
Retired or working as an airline pilot, there is a place for you at ISA+21.
Come From Away in Washington, D.C.
Beverley, now retired, poses with her uniform jacket in Ford's Theatre lobby.
Check out our new ISA pin!
Beverley pins Jenn Coella, the lead in the play, "Come From Away," in Seattle with her old ISA pin!
Jenn Colella's credits include If/Then and Chaplin (the latter also had an early staging in La Jolla).
The woman captain featured in "Come From Away" is our own charter member and co-founder, Beverley Bass.
We saw the play in Seattle and Washington D.C. and loved it.
We met in Washington D.C. at the famous Ford's Theatre on September 20, 2016!
The theater holds 661, and there were almost 100 of us, including our guests.
One of our co-founders and charter members, Beverley Bass is featured in the award-winning play, "Come From Away."
(pictured center, below, in the Seattle "Talk Back.")
We had so much fun that we plan to follow the play to Toronto and Broadway!
ICAO: UNITED WOMEN
2016 Photo Contest on Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women in Aviation
I wanted to invite you to our launch party and fundraiser for the Lois Hole Hospital in Edmonton, Canada.
This event showcases short stories of 13 women in aviation created by myself and Shaw TV. It’s going to be a fun evening and for a great cause. It would be wonderful if you could attend and anything you could do to help promote our event would be really appreciated! I have attached the link to purchase tickets. We have early bird tickets on sale until the end of this month.
Thank you so much!
Air Traffic Controller
Founder Elevate Aviation
WWII Female Pilots Now Can Be Buried at Arlington!
Ladybirds—The Untold Story of Women Pilots in America (Women in Aviation)
Check out the books for sale by our members, listed in the main menu!
ISA+21 members featured in the book: Cindy Mandel, Lucy Young, Nell Justice, Carole Litten,
Camela (Cammie) McHenry, Terry Rinehart, and Connie Tobias.
Co-written by ISA member Lori Griffith Cline, not pictured above, but below!
Quotes from Chairwoman Liz Jennings Clark in Travel Boom article:
More and more flights lately seem to be all women crews. Way to go ladies!
Southwest Captain and ISA+21 member Brenda Robinette.
Thirty-eight years ago, twenty-one women airline pilots started ISA+21.
With members from regional and major airlines, we are over 400 strong!
Claudia Simpson Jones, Denise Blankinship, Jean Harper, Maggie Rose Stryker, Beverley Bass,
Gail Gorski, Mary Bush Shipko, Karen Kahn, Sharon Hilgers Krask, Terry London Rinehart,
Angela Masson, Lennie Sorenson, Stephanie Wallach, Norah O'Neill, Sandra Donnelly, Holly Fulton, Jane Bonny, Lynn Rhoades.
Missing from photo: Emily Warner, Val Cottle Walker, Julie Clark
ISA is an acronym for International Standard Atmosphere. The appendage of +21, acknowledges the original 21 members.
(Used in aviation, ISA+21 would mean that the atmosphere was 21 degrees above standard.)
We are non-profit organization that raises scholarship money to inspire future generations of women aviators via educational outreach. To date we have donated cash and type rating valued at over One Million Dollars. Our conferences and gatherings celebrate camaraderie and provide support in the aviation industry.
Our first convention/conference was in Las Vegas, Nevada in 1978.
Last year we were in Berlin, Germany!
2016 will be in Newport Beach, California.
Conference: May 10-12, 2016.
After conference side trip: May13-15, 2016
We raise money for our scholarships
at our conferences through member
participation in a silent auction
(member funded) and donations.
Last year we gave away two B737NG Type,
1 A320NG Type and a
Multi-engine Instructor rating!
Many of our winners have been hired
by major carriers and that is our goal:
more women airline pilots!
Click Scholarship for information and the application.
ISA+21 = largest donor in the world of advanced flight scholarships for women
Female airline pilots wish more women would join them
ISA+21 Members Lisa Mrozek and Karen Guadagni are featured in this article.
Texas Woman's University Donations
Don't forget to donate your ISA or personal memorabilia!
It is important to know that either organizational or individual “gift agreements” are negotiable
and tailored to your personal satisfaction.
The Woman’s Collection has devoted substantial resources to the history of women in aviation. Researchers, historians, educators, filmmakers, documentarians, and scholars find the TWU Woman’s Collection to be a rich and varied source of valuable information and visual resources. I have included suggestions on “What to Donate” to an organization’s collection or to your individual collection. See “We Want Your Story” under "Archives" in the main menu for more information about participating in TWU Libraries Oral History Program.
If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me or Kimberly Johnson.
Kimberly Johnson, Coordinator, Captain Sandy Anderson (retired NW/Delta)
Special Collections ISWAP Liaison
940-898-3743 901-619-7934 cell
ISA+21 BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Chairwoman: Liz Jennings Clark
Vice Chairwoman: Tara Traynor Cook
Secretary: Eva Brock
Treasurer: Diane Helly
Membership: Glenys (Gar) Robison
Scholarship: Karen Guadagni
Education & Outreach: Kimberly Osborn
Events: Linda Wright
Communications: Kathy McCullough
WAI: Kara Hatzai
It is contrary to ISA policy to provide media commentary on accidents, incidents, politicians or
political positions. No member may present an opinion to the media representing ISA without authorization
from the Board of Directors.
Regarding requests for commentary on accidents or incidents in the aviation
community, the following language may be used:
“Our sympathy goes out to the family and friends of those involved in this terrible tragedy. Although I am an airline pilot, I'm not an accident investigator. It would be irresponsible for any of us to speculate on what has occurred. The NTSB will be investigating and providing updates on the progress of the