September 2011

Talk about how a chance meeting can change a person's life, here's a story about how an entire family's lives were changed. At the heart is Susan Theodorelos & Andy Heins' passion for flying and their wish to share it with everyone. Susan sent us...

Marti Whitmore is based at 5TX0, Hidden Valley Airpark, Lake Dallas, Texas. [caption id="attachment_14286" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Marti Whitmore & Lucky, the poochie[/caption] Marti Whitmore is a taildragger pilot, fiercly proud to claim the title. She is married to Alex and they have two musical, flying children, Eleanor...

Oh, I love this one Lisa! You and Wendy and Victoria flying out for a  girl's flying/camping weekend in Colorado -- all of you in your own Cubs --- you're the envy of all of us. Beautiful Cubs, wonderful adventures, great fun! Good one girls!! [caption...

Jerry Griggs has been a supporter of our lady taildraggers organization for a long time - practically  since I posted the first lady taildragger pilot (that would be me!!).  Jerry's a cool guy and sent an email inviting all the lady taildragger pilots to his...

Hi, Judy! Your great post about the end of summer (and your young lady co-pilot!) reminded me to send the blog some farewell-to-summer shots. [caption id="attachment_14211" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Instructor Elaine Kauh & Myron who restored his dad's 7AC Champ[/caption] Grass-roots flying at its best! September gave us the...

Hello everybody! Fall is officially here and I'm counting on some nice, dry, cool flying weather for awhile. I had a very busy summer flying every chance I got and I don't expect that to change just because the weather is changing. My great niece...

Sad news at Reno, sad news close to my home. It happened yesterday on a golf course not far from where I live in Indianapolis; another small plane when down, two fatalities. General aviation is a pretty small group and at least locally, we all...