Photo by Martin Yeung


The BC Aviation Council hosts the annual Silver Wings Scholarship and Industry Awards Celebration which recognizes outstanding achievements in the aviation and aerospace industry in British Columbia. The BCAC also supports the Annual Conference, as well as ongoing educational events, furthering growth and opportunities for aviation and aerospace across the province. Everyone is welcome!

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The Sky’s No Limit – Girls Fly, Too!

Abbotsford, BC

Starts: Oct 05, 2020 at 9:00am
Ends: Oct 06, 2020 at 5:30pm
Jan 13, 2020

An incredible, free event for everyone!

Join us Sat/Sun October 5-6, 2019
09:00 – 17:30
at the Abbotsford International Airport

Join us on October 5-6, 2019 at the Abbotsford International Airport in BC, Canada for the world’s largest diversity outreach event to inspire female future leaders from shop floor to top floor in Aviation, Aerospace, Marine & Defence. Wherever you live, whatever your age or gender- everyone is welcome – FREE!

Photo: GirlsFlyToo – Joy Hayes


Our signature The Sky’s No Limit – Girls Fly Too! events, traditionally held annually during the week of International Women’s Day, change lives! In 2019, the event will be held during the week of International Day of the Girl. Read the statement from the President here. Our events are fun, hands-on and completely FREE for everyone to ensure there are no barriers to participation. This is thanks to the generous support of agency, industry, education and community partners working together to improve gender diversity in high tech fields.

Photo: GirlsFlyToo – Betty Johnston


Civilian and non-civilian VIPs are on hand to meet with participants, and a variety of cool aircraft and equipment is available for all to explore. Incredible hands-on displays and activities are provided by industry, agency and education partners to showcase their capabilities and inspire you to new possibilities. The event is open to the public with no registration required to attend. Come check out our photo galleries from previous events!

For more information, please visit the “The Sky’s No Limit – Girls Fly, Too!” website.