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SPEAKER PRESENTATION

12 – 1 p.m.

 

The speaker presentation format offers a unique opportunity to have the entire family meet Vicky and Anna. Ask these accomplished pilots questions in a more intimate setting than out on the ramp.

 

Location: Hangar A-10  

Vicky Benzing

Vicky will be flying her P-51 Mustang "Plum Crazy"! Then she’ll meet and greet attendees in addition to presenting at the event’s free speaker presentation.

Vicky will discuss how she developed her passion for aviation and how a STEM education played a major role in her aviation career.

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Born and raised in California with a PhD in Chemistry from UC Berkeley, Vicky is an accomplished pilot, skydiver, aerobatic performer, and air racer. In fact, in 2015 she became the “Fastest Woman Racer” ever in the history of the Reno Air Races when she qualified an Aero Vodochody jet on the racecourse at 469.831 mph. Now that’s FAST!

Vicky also, in 2018, appeared in the Netflix movie, “Mercury 13” while flying the Stearman that she’ll be flying on June 24!

The speaker presentation format offers a unique opportunity to have the entire family meet Vicky and ask her questions in a more intimate setting than out on the ramp.

Anna Serbinenko — Sky Dancer 

She is a self-proclaimed Sky Dancer, slowly and precisely “dancing in the sky” in her Super Decathlon (Super D plane). 

Set to classical music, the performance captivates audiences with its elegance; Anna speaks fluently more than 7 languages, owns and operates the Canadian Flight Centre, holds a Ph.D. in Financial Mathematics, and is a Mom too! Anna was born in the Ukraine and spent several years living in Switzerland, Germany and Brazil before moving to Canada in 2008. 

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