08 Mar 2024

International Women's Day: Celebrating Women in Air Sports at FAI

At FAI, we are passionate about recognising and honoring the remarkable achievements of women in air sports. Through our dedicated "Women with Wings" series of articles, we strive to shed light on the outstanding contributions made by female pilots, event organisers, and record-breakers in the field of air sports.

Our commitment to celebrating these trailblazers extends throughout the year, as we continuously showcase their inspiring stories and accomplishments. We firmly believe that by highlighting the accomplishments of women in air sports, we can inspire future generations and promote gender equality within the community.

If you know of someone who deserves recognition in our "Women with Wings" series, we warmly encourage you to nominate them. We eagerly await the opportunity to hear their incredible stories and share them with the world. Together, let's celebrate the indomitable spirit and unwavering determination of women in air sports!

In the last few months we have highlighted Sara Lundqvist, a speed skydiver, champion glider pilot Alena Netušilová, drone pilot Luisa Rizzo and Catherine Maunoury, champion aerobatic pilot and the first female president of the French Aero Club…