March 2011

April Gowen from Warrenton, Virginia, still having a fine time flying the L16 Champ! It was so beautiful here tonight that I went buzzing around and decided to "represent" with my Ladies Love Taildraggers T-shirt!!  ha ha! This  pic is of Joe Bender, a pilot friend of...

Allison Driver is based at (KMBT), Murfreesboro Municipal Airport, Murfreesboro, Tennessee. [caption id="attachment_9673" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Meet 14 year old student pilot, Allison Driver![/caption] My name is Allison. I'm fourteen and I live in Murfreesboro, TN. I have been flying for most of my life. [caption id="attachment_9674" align="aligncenter" width="425"]...

Many congratulations to Jeanne MacPherson who won the "Montana Pilot of the Year" award for 2011! [caption id="attachment_9658" align="aligncenter" width="318" caption="Pilot of the year!"][/caption] Award: Montana Pilot Association's Pilot of the year award was awarded at the 2011 Montana Aviation Conference held in March 2011 in Helena, Montana. "I...

Wichita Falls 99s Flyin Poker Run   (Texas) Saturday, March 19, 2011 Register at 8AM in Graham (RPH) FB To raise funds for a scholarship for student pilots. Register at 8AM in Graham (RPH) FBO. Pick up your poker cards at each FBO in Olney (ONY) – Breckenridge (BKD)...

Andrea Nichols is based at (KACZ) Henderson Field Airport, Wallace, North Carolina. [caption id="attachment_9614" align="aligncenter" width="425"] This is the Aeronca I'm currently doing my flight training in.It's a 1942 Aeronca L-3 formerly used as a trainer for the military.[/caption] I'm new to flying. Currently I'm completing ground...

Good news! My Rans S7 is finally in Indy and tucked into its new hangar!! I'm happy as I can be today but you may not have recognized me yesterday, the day I figured out how to fly it and brought it home. It was...

I met Carolyn Ellis on Facebook and we struck up a conversation. Carolyn is from Frankfort, Indiana and owned a Cessna 150 but has a heart for taildraggers! [caption id="attachment_9583" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Carolyn Ellis getting ready to fly with Nick in Jim's 1941 Taylorcraft[/caption] Me in the...

Today's Wisconsin update. [caption id="attachment_9564" align="aligncenter" width="425" caption="The drive to the airport this morning was beautiful but that snow better quit soon!"][/caption] Last night, the forecast was calling for 1/2" snow overnight which somehow turned into 5". Snowed most of the day up here but the temperature...