Aeronautics Alliance Project

This program was designed to partner with other aeronautics organizations to bring the fascinating world of aeronautics to girls. It is a means to inspire girls to study STEM subjects and pursue STEM fields as career choices. Current partners in the Alliance include Girl Scouts of San Francisco Bay Area, Girl Scouts of Santa Clara County, Girl Scouts of Monterey Bay, the San Jose Flight Standards District Office (FSDO) of the FAA, the Oakland FSDO of the FAA, The Ninety-Nines, Inc, Women in Aviation, Hiller Aviation Museum and Space Science Outreach and Research (SSOAR).

Program Contact Info
First Name: 
Dr. Wendy
Last Name: 
Holforty
Title: 
Senior Research Engineer
Location: 
MS 226-8
Mountain View, CA 94035
United States
Fax: 650-604-0978
Program Details
Year Established: 
2005
Affiliation: 
None
Program Focus: 
General Science
Program Focus: 
Technology
Program Focus: 
Engineering
Program Focus: 
Math
Girls served annually: 
350
Boys served annually: 
0
Organization Info
Organization Contact Info
Title: 
Executive Director, MD Women's Heritage Center
Location: 
MS 226-8
United States
Fax: 4107670431
Slug: 
aeronautics-alliance-project
Available Resources/Activities
workshops/classes/training
professional development
girls interested in STEM
funding/sponsorship
computer technology support
Collaboration Interests
working with similar organizations
working with K-12 schools
sponsorship
sharing resources
providing in-kind support
joint event planning
Populations Served
urban
unemployed
single parents
middle/junior
high school
elementary
diversity focus
at-risk
Needed Resources/Activities
equipment donations
conferences