About Us

Women in Aviation International India Chapter is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the encouragement and advancement of women in all aviation career fields and interests. Our diverse membership includes astronauts, corporate pilots, maintenance technicians, air traffic controllers, business owners, educators, journalists, flight attendants, high school and university students, air show performers, airport managers and many others.

We provide year-round resources to assist women in aviation and to encourage young women to consider aviation as a career. WAI also offers educational outreach programs to educators, aviation industry members and young people.

The chapter was launched on the occasion of International Civil Aviation Day (7th December) US Ambassador to India Mr. Richard Verma along with Secretary Civil Aviation Mr. R N Choubey announced the formation of Women in Aviation India Chapter at the US Embassy in Delhi in the presence of its 15 founding members.

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Upcoming Events

WAI India Chapter busy at work to plan memorable days for girls
September 23, 2017

Women in Aviation International has declared September 23, 2017, as the second annual Girls in Aviation Day. On this day, WAI chapters around the globe will host their own one-day event to attract more young women to the aviation and aerospace communities with a day of activities appealing to girl's ages 8 to 16 years of age.

Women in Aviation International India Chapter will bring all of the passion, exploration, learning, and excitement of aviation and aerospace. The Women in Aviation International network globally, plans for an extraordinary day of fun, awareness and inspiration! The objective of this day would be to CONNECT with girls and to get them EXCITED about aviation as a career, EXPLORE the opportunities for working in the aviation and aerospace industry & finally EXPERIENCE the high-flying fun aviation offers! We plan to also include Airport tour, ATC tours, Hangar exploration, Aircraft exploring and many more such activities and we would need your support for the same.