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Ninety-Nines to celebrate 80th anniversary with local reception

The Kansas Chapter of The Ninety-Nines is celebrating the 80th anniversary of the founding of the international organization of women pilots.

The local chapter is hosting a reception from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on  Monday, Nov. 2 at Hangar One on the second floor.

The Ninety-Nines was founded in 1929 and named for the group’s first 99 charter members.  Its first president was aviatrix Amelia Earhart.