March 2011

Pictures from AJ Warren @ SnF [caption id="attachment_10222" align="aligncenter" width="425" caption="-"][/caption]   Quick SnF update. Storm came thru this morning. We were in Vendors Bldg B. Lots of wind, rain and small hail. We came out to lots of damage. [caption id="attachment_10223" align="aligncenter" width="425" caption="-"][/caption] About 20% of outside vendors tents...

Gals, send me your flying pictures or I might have to resort to more Rans pictures and ME! I've added a new email address to receive your pictures, updates, and whatever you'd like to send me, so feel free to forward to LadyTaildraggers@gmail.com when you...

Here's a pretty interesting video about something you never want to experience in your taildragger - a ground loop. The video's long at almost 14 minutes but I liked it and thought you might too. You won't need me or anybody else to interpret the...

Justine Haupt is based at KHWV, Brookhaven Airport, Shirley, NY. [caption id="attachment_10143" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Justine and her very own Stinson Voyager[/caption] I got my private rating in a Cessna 152 my senior year of high school, in 2004 . I planned to become a commercial pilot but my...

These great pictures were sent in by Jeanne MacPherson (you remember Jeanne, Montana Pilot of the Year)! Congratulations, Jeanne, on a beautiful find. How about flying it to the lady taildraggers fly-in this August so we can all get a ride?! We just purchased and I...

Wendy Moretz is based at 0W3, Harford County Airport, Churchville, Maryland. [caption id="attachment_9794" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Wendy Moretz[/caption] I just received my private pilot's license in February :) Had to use a 172  for that. I have not been up to the airport lately because of school, but got a 99% on...

It's been another big week in Indy. The airport I'm based at, Mt. Comfort Airport, had a name change and is now officially "Indianapolis Regional Airport". It was changed because the 2012 Super Bowl will be in Indy and the airport wants to make sure...

Julia Doerner is based at (KRNT) Renton Municipal Airport, Renton, Washington. [caption id="attachment_9726" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Julie flying L4[/caption] The first flight I took was in a 2 seater Pitts when I was 12. From then on I wanted to learn to fly. [caption id="attachment_9727" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Learning to...

Lisa Martin is based at (KWRL), Worland Municipal Airport, Worland, Wyoming. [caption id="attachment_9719" align="aligncenter" width="270"] Lisa & her Super Cub[/caption] I got my private license in 1989 while 7 1/2 months pregnant with my oldest child. The family priority slowed my flying some, although my husband and...