December 2011

Pat Ohlsson is based at 7FL6, Spruce Creek Airport, Dayton, Florida. [caption id="attachment_16120" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Pat &  N30937, her newly purchased 1940 J-3 Cub[/caption] I started flying in 1974 at Islip Airport, Long Island, New York. Since that time I have had a great time flying and over the...

Barbara Hunt is based at KTAN, Taunton Municipal Airport - King Field, Taunton, Massachusetts. [caption id="attachment_16076" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Barbara & Citabria at Long Lake, NY[/caption] Well, I first met my husband while I when I was 17 and attending Cornell. He was in ROTC and hoping to "fly jets",...

Conny Paulusberger is based at LOLK Ried-Kirchheim, Ried, Upper Austria. [caption id="attachment_16035" align="aligncenter" width="408"] Cornelia Paulusberger, at LOLS for a cup of coffee![/caption] Hi there! My name is Conny and I love to be in the air! I started flying at Ried-Kirchheim airfield when I was 19. [caption id="attachment_16036" align="aligncenter" width="425"]...

Girls, here's a message from a nice guy with a big question and he's struggling to figure it out. He thinks if there's a group of  girls anywhere with the answer, it ought to be here. This is your chance to be "Dear Abby" because...

Sue Kruger is based at Twin Oaks Airport, Hillsboro, Oregon. [caption id="attachment_16008" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Sue Kruger[/caption] I orginally learned to fly 20 years ago in tricycle gear planes. I quit flying for a number of years but could not get flying out of my head. So I...

Mariana Viriato is based at KARB,  Ann Arbor Municipal Airport, Ann Arbor, Michigan. [caption id="attachment_15987" align="aligncenter" width="280"] Meet Lady Bug :)[/caption] My father has a 1958 Piper PA-22-160 sweetly nicknamed "LadyBug". To me, there are no better planes than taildraggers :) Mariana Viriato...

Diana Roberts is based at Sandia Park, New Mexico and flies a Cessna 140. [caption id="attachment_15958" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Diana Roberts[/caption] I started flying later in life, at age 48.  I learned how to fly gliders first.  I own a Pegasus glider.  Two years ago another glider pilot,...

Wow, it's late December and Lisa's still able to fly without skis in Wyoming. Be sure and double click on the pictures so you can appreciate the elk and the wild horses, a sight you'll never see in my neck of the woods. And Lisa,...