January 2011

As pilots, every day we get to see things that a handful of people get to see. Here are 11 pictures that might make you smile, or amaze you, or make you remember how lucky you really are. Patty Wagstaff's view above a Paris runway;...

[caption id="attachment_7410" align="aligncenter" width="425" caption="*"]Freya, we'd be happy too if we had that beautiful S2-B and Bruce riding along giving us top notch aerobatic instruction!! Way to go, girl!! Sometimes the pictures I receive are too small a pixel size to publish and I hate that...

Hope you've noticed our new "EVENTS" tab across the top and checked it out!! You get to pick if you want to view the events on a Calendar or by the Events List which scrolls through all the events by date. We already have several...

Virginia Smith is based at KLBX, Brazoria County Airport, Angleton/Lake Jackson, Texas and flies a 7AC Aeronca Champ. [caption id="attachment_7339" align="aligncenter" width="425"]Flying the Champ! [/caption] Hello Lady Pilots, Taildraggers all the way!! The 7AC Aeronca CHAMP is my fun airplane.  I relax in a Southwest seat twice a month for long trips.  My...

Guess I'm the last to know!! I just learned about the new TV program airing Friday, January 14 at 9:00 pm EST on the Discovery Channel called "Flying Wild Alaska". From the Discover Channel; "Meet the unconventional family that rules Alaska's most dangerous skies in...

Melanie Amos is based at Cherokee Strip Airport (1AR5) Gentry, Arkansas. [caption id="attachment_7303" align="aligncenter" width="425"]Melanie Amos [/caption] Hi. My name is Melanie Amos. I am 27 years old and have held a private pilots' license since December 2005! My parents own an amazing grass strip in Gentry, AR....