"We will not let COVID-19 stop us from honoring these incredible women who risked their lives to do their part for the war effort.”
Simi is being recognized for "her accomplishments as a successful and passionate aviation professional and for dedicating over 25 years to opening minds and doors for women in pursuit of aviation opportunities of every kind."
The benefits of a pilot's license are limitless.
The studies identified the factors that draw women to careers in aviation.
Nearly 4,500 people attended the conference from 31 countries, including Nigeria, Canada, Ghana, Australia, and Iceland.
The self-paced course leverages Embry-Riddle expertise to inspire the next generation of aviation professionals.
"Research indicates that linguistic cues such as gender-exclusive terms that may seem trivial at face value can signal group-based ostracism."
The former VP of the Helicopter Association International Foundation takes the helm Feb. 18.
In December 1994, 16 founding board members, with Peggy as Founding President, established Women in Aviation International as it is today.
Inductees include military aviators and an air show legend.