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Flying High in the Aerospace Industry: WAAC Annual Conference Programme Released
The programme has just been released for the 2014 Women in Aviation and Aerospace Committee's annual conference, which will explore the topics of continued professional development and mentoring. Hear inspirational speakers from the Royal Air Force, Royal Navy, Boeing, University of the West of England and Talent Futures discuss their own personal experiences of professional development and give tips on how to progress your own career, no matter what your current level.
To view the full programme, find out more information and to register please click here to visit the event webpage.
2014 AMY JOHNSON DEBATE: WHAT WOULD AMY THINK?
WAAC held their first debate at the Farnborough Air Show on Thursday 17th July 2014. This successful event was open to all and over 80 people attended to listen and discuss the issues facing women today, in honour of a pioneering woman of the past. See more on our Amy Johnson Lecture.
The Royal Aeronautical Society’s Women in Aviation & Aerospace Committee (WAAC) was established in 2009 to encourage more youngwomen to consider aviation and aerospace as a worthwhile and exciting career. It also exists to provide support for women already working in all sectors of aviation and aerospace.
This website has been created to allow the WAAC to keep you informed and up to speed on all our activities and events. Use the tab list on the left to visit our pages of information, press 'Women in Aviation' to return here.
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NEWS AND EVENTS
This lecture is being organised by the RAeS Space Group.
Corporate Partner Event
Dame DeAnne will give her assessment of Britain's current economic situation: is the recovery sustainable or is it just a temporary bounceback from the recession, propped up by unnaturally low interest rates and threatened by the outcome of the Scottish referendum, the election next May and the possible vote in 2017 on leaving the EU?
This Flight Test Lecture will be delivered by Peter Kosogorin, Project Test Pilot, Military Air Information and Information, BAE Systems.