April 2011

Amal is based at AK28, Chena Marina Airport, Fairbanks, Alaska. [caption id="attachment_11015" align="aligncenter" width="370"] Amal with her Piper Cub Special[/caption] Am an avid hunter and fly fisher. I love anything outdoors, especially if I can fly there. I have flown mostly tail "dragger" aircraft, my latest and...

With no warning, the day I've been dreading arrived today. I've worried about today for too long and tried to figure out a way to keep today from happening, but when it was all said & done, there just wasn't any stopping it. I sold...

This is an amazing assortment of images that include advertisements, drawings and even a 1931 magazine cover, all featuring women aviatrix. Please double click to get a close up view. [caption id="attachment_10819" align="aligncenter" width="318"] -[/caption] * [caption id="attachment_10820" align="aligncenter" width="275"] -[/caption] * [caption id="attachment_10821" align="aligncenter" width="292"] -[/caption] * [caption id="attachment_10824" align="aligncenter" width="324"]...

Kim Ewing is based at Gwinnett County Airport (KLZU) Lawrenceville, Georgia. [caption id="attachment_10759" align="aligncenter" width="316"] Kim flying the Champ[/caption] I began flying in 2006, right after I graduated from high school. My aunt and uncle own and operate Bermuda High Soaring School in Lancaster, South Carolina and I learned...

Thanks, Andy Heins, for these beautiful photos. [caption id="attachment_10586" align="aligncenter" width="425"] BOBBI TROUT, participant in 1929 Women's Air Race a.k.a. Powder Puff Derby[/caption] - [caption id="attachment_10587" align="aligncenter" width="373"] JACKIE COCHRAN[/caption] Jackie Cochran set more speed and altitude records than any of her contemporaries, male or female. She not only...