Become a Whirly-Girl



Membership as a Whirly-Girl is open to any woman holding a helicopter rating. If you are not rated in helicopters, or female, you may join as an Associate Member (formerly Auxiliary). There is a separate application for Associate Membership.

Annual dues

Whirly-Girls: $50

Associate members: $25

If you don’t want to to have to pay dues every year, select

Lifetime membership, which allows you to pay a one-time fee of $1200 and never expires.


When you apply to join the Whirly-Girls, there is a one-time, non-refundable application fee of $25, which is waived if you are a student pilot or a member of the military.


Qualify to apply for flight and ground training scholarships

Access to the members-only portion of the Whirly-Girls Web site and access to find fellow Whirly-Girls in the database.

Also find job postings, and other flight training resources.

The quarterly newsletter, the Collective Pitch

A Whirly-Girl necklace charm

A lifetime Whirly-Girls member number, and a badge with your name and WG# etched on it.


Female pilots who have earned at least a private helicopter rating.

Annual dues: $50

Join Us!


  1. For student pilots who are NOT YET RATED;
  2. For Industry Professionals who are not rated helicopter professionals
  3. For Industry Supporters who are not rated helicopter pilots.

Annual dues: $25

Email with questions.