This week, Avialogs is supporting the Women Of Aviation Worldwide Week. More particularly the Wings for Val Fundation. All subscription registered, new or renewed between March 4th and March 11th, minus transaction fees will be given to the Wings for Val Fundation
I will be present too at the WOAW 2017 at Lachute – Girls Discover Aviation on March 11th.
Navy Lieutenant Valerie Cappelaere Delaney
The Wings for Val Foundation was founded in 2015 in memory of LT Valerie Cappelaere Delaney.
Mission: To promote and support women in all fields, especially aviation, and to inspire future generations of female leaders.
Vision: Women will become empowered leaders who reach forward for mentorship, who reach back to support and inspire those behind them, and who approach any obstacle with the mindset to “ADAPT AND OVERCOME.”
Core Values: Courage, Integrity, Mentorship, Service, Leadership
Navy Lieutenant Valerie Cappelaere Delaney, 26, of Anacortes, WA, and Ellicott City, MD, perished on March 11, 2013, when the Navy jet she was piloting crashed in Eastern Washington State during a training mission. She served as an EA-6B Prowler pilot in Electronic Attack Squadron 129 at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, Washington. Her military achievements include the National Defense and Global War on Terrorism Service Medals, and she was posthumously promoted to Lieutenant.