Looking for a chapter near you?

The Ninety-Nines Inc. has over 4800 members in 35 countries. All are licensed women pilots (current or not) or student pilots.  The New York-New Jersey Section is one of 10 North American and 11 International sections of the 99s.  

Look below for information on each of our chapters in the Tri-State Area.  

If you are a female pilot and wish to join,  send us an email or contact one of the listed chapters.  You will find interesting meetings, interesting women to fly with and a lot of fun.  Not all sections or chapters have a Web site.


The chapters of the New York-New Jersey Section are:

                                                        Central New York                                                  Finger Lakes 

                                                           Garden State                                                 Greater New York

                                                            Long Island                                         New York Capital Region

                                                             New Jersey                                                   Western New York


To find a chapter near you, first try the list

maintained on the 99s International HQ Web site:


Contact 99s International Headquarters

Central New York                  

Membership Information: Marcia Buller


Scholarship Information: Joanne Bolton                  


Meetings: 1st Saturday of every month at approximately 12 noon. Meeting locations vary by month, contact us for the next meeting location. 


Geographic Area:  From the NY/Canadian border to the NY/PA border, nestled between Elmira, NY and Albany, NY

Finger Lakes                      Website


Membership Information and Scholarship Information: Frances Englund


Meetings: Meeting locations & times vary, contact us for information. 


Geographic Area:  From the NY/Canadian border to the NY/PA border, centered around Rochester, NY.

Garden State


Membership and Scholarship Information

         Janis Keown-Blackburn

         Dot Buckanin


Meetings: Monthly meetings usually around lunch time; Locations vary.

                Contact us for further information. 


Geographic Area: Garden State welcomes all pilots and student pilots in New Jersey and surrounding areas.

Greater New York


Membership Information: Kat Hawkins


Scholarship Information: Denise Richards


Meetings: Meeting locations & times vary, contact us information. 


Geographic Area:  The 5 Boroughs, NYC, NY.

Long Island


Membership Information:  Nancy Neumann


Scholarship Information: Pat Ohlsson


Meetings: Meetings are usually held at Farmingdale Republic Airport.

                Meeting times vary, contact us for information.


Geographic Area:  All of Long Island.

New York Capital Region

Membership and Scholarship Information: Linda Cioffi


Meetings: Meeting locations & times vary, contact us information. 


Geographic Area: Centered on Albany, Schenectady, Rensselaer, Columbia and Saratoga counties.

From the Canadian border down the Hudson Valley to the next closest chapter (North Jersey).  We do have some members from the Newburgh, NY area.  From east to west, we have members from western Vermont and western Massachusetts and then it goes west to where Central NY takes over. 

New Jersey                       Website  Facebook

Membership Information: Joanne Campbell 


Scholarship Contact: Rosemary Albrecht

     Dodie & David Riach Scholarship Fund                     

     Amelia Earhart Scholarship Fund



Fly-out Captain:  Sue Westervelt 


Meetings: 1st Monday of each month. 


Geographic Area:  New York City and Northern New Jersey.

Western New York

Membership and Scholarship Information:  

        Willie Mattocks or Lisa Hotung 

Meetings:  Dates and times vary. Usually held at Lancaster Airport (KBQR).  Contact chapter for details.


Geographic Area:  All of Western New York from west of Rochester south to the Pennsylvania border.