December 2011

All those who have soloed, and those who anxiously await the memorable day, will enjoy reading Barbara Kirmsse's 1st solo account. Thanks Barbara for all the wonderful pictures and description of your 1st solo flight!! [caption id="attachment_15894" align="aligncenter" width="425" caption="Tail Up and Ready to Take Off"][/caption] December...

Abby Johnson is based at NY50, Johnson Airport, Perth, New York. [caption id="attachment_15812" align="aligncenter" width="425"] This is the only pic I have with my husband Chris & the L-16A we are restoring[/caption] Hi!  My name is Abby Johnson, I'm a 29 years old and from upstate NY who...

Melissa Abner is based at her family's private strip, Pleasant View, Tennessee. [caption id="attachment_15781" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Melissa Abner[/caption] Hello fellow lady taildraggers! I am so happy to find this website! How FUN! [caption id="attachment_15782" align="aligncenter" width="425"] 1946 Taylorcraft with my daughter[/caption] I obtained my private pilot license in 1999...

Sandy Newfang and Cessna 150 Aerobat taildragger conversion. I've been a private pilot since 2003 and earned my seaplane rating in April 2010.  I'm relatively new to dragging my tail.  My husband & I have a nosedragger and a taildragger; our taildragger "Sassy" is a Cessna A150M...

Brenda Kroening is based at KRST, Rochester Intl., Minnesota & KRNH, New Richmond Regional Airport, Wisconsin. [caption id="attachment_15739" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Brenda Kroening[/caption] Hello everyone! I'm a newbie TW aviator and recently bought a 1956 Super Cub, which I have LOVED flying! [caption id="attachment_15740" align="aligncenter" width="425"] "Bonding with my...

Radka  Máchová  is based at LKJA, Jaromer Airport, Jaromer, Czeck Republic. [caption id="attachment_15700" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Radka Máchová[/caption] Hi, I am pilot of more than one taildragger - all type of Zlin aircraft include wonderful Zlin 50LX. I am flying replica Piper Cub 4 also. [caption id="attachment_15701" align="aligncenter" width="425"]...

Barbara Kirmsse us based at KRIR, Flabob Airport, Riverside, California. [caption id="attachment_15645" align="aligncenter" width="425"] My Friend The Champ[/caption] I am Barbara Kirmsse, 67 years young, live in Alta Loma, CA and learning to fly a tail dragger.  Having never flown before it is a huge challenge to say...