December 2010

Catherine Chagnot is based at Ohio University Airport-Snyder Field (KUNI) Athens, Ohio and flies her Cessna 180. [caption id="attachment_6963" align="aligncenter" width="425"]Catherine Chagnot in the Baja with her Cessna 180H [/caption] I've been flying for 37 years and now own and fly a 1970 Cessna 180H with a full Horton STOL kit...

[caption id="attachment_6926" align="aligncenter" width="425" caption="*"]Amelia Earhart Is Nikumaroro Island the final resting place of Amelia Earhart? If you're paying attention at all, you know there's evidence indicating the remains of both Amelia Earhart & Fred Noonan may be on the island of Nikumaroro. I was skeptical...

I love it when people tell me or send me info about amazing women pilots, especially when there's a taildragger involved. Check out the link sent to me by Ray Johnson of his earlier interview with Margaret Ringenberg; pilot with +40,000 hours, many time Powder...

Update January 17, 2011: [caption id="attachment_7386" align="aligncenter" width="390"]The new Private Pilot! [/caption] Scroll down to see link to article about Marta  Newest Pilot Update January 14, 2011: 1/14/11 Congratulations to former student pilot Marta Perez de Segura who sent this email from Argentina, "Tomorrow I will be a pilot"! "Next week...

Dianne Wieman from Texas writes; "Judy, other than being one of the out of job statistics, my Champ and I are doing great! We do not fly very far lately (even gas costs money!) although we have visited the glider field and took several ladies for...

Freya Shiller from Texas writes; Landing at 81D "I'm in Peru for work and there are paragliders going by my window.  Nice weather here but a cold snap in Texas. I sent a picture of the 81D All Stars; my S2B, a friend's S2A and...

From Ohio, Donna Hanshew writes; "Still flying the same airplanes!" Donna Hanshew "Just got my multi engine rating about 3 weeks ago in a Piper Aztec! Big fun even though it wasn't a taildragger!"  ;) Taxiing to the dock "Not flying too much for pleasure but doing lots...