The British Women Pilots' Association is a non-profit making association run by volunteers who are enthusiastic and committed to the BWPA. The BWPA exists to promote aviation, particularly to women. There are over three hundred members of the BWPA involved in all areas of aviation.

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BWPA Jean Lennox Pendant presented to Yvonne Sintes at Royal Aero Club Posted Jul 06, 2014 By admin_bwpa_master

  The pictures show Yvonne Sintes being awarded the British Women Pilots’ association’s Jean Lennox Bird pendant by Air Chief Marshal Sir Brian Burridge KCB

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Jenny Body, the first female president of the Royal Aeronautical Society Posted Jul 05, 2014 By admin_bwpa_master

 You can find a film made about Jenny Body, the first female president of the Royal Aeronautical Society since they were created in 1866   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xlFwellfWG4

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BWPA pays tribute to Freydis Sharland who died at the age of 94 on 24 May Posted Jun 03, 2014 By admin_bwpa_master

British Women Pilots’ Association pays tribute to Freydis Sharland, founder chairman and distinguished World War 2 Spitfire pilot in Air Transport Auxiliary Pauline Vahey, Chairman

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