July 2012

[caption id="attachment_20601" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Shona Hirota[/caption] I just keep bumping into more and more lady taildragger pilots! For the guy that told me several years ago "Honey, lady taildragger pilots don't exist", boy do I have news for you!! This is Shona Hirota with her 1995...

[caption id="attachment_20581" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Donuts to die for at the Aces Cafe![/caption] So, if fabulous taildraggers and old friends haven't gotten you to AirVenture 2012 yet, maybe the incredible, hot, homemade donuts fried up every morning will. Trust me, I know a great cake donut when...

I can't wait till tonight to show you pics from today's LLT lunch so here goes from my iphone. 15 lady pilots today along with a few guests of the opposite sex. What a great group of interesting adventurous people! * * * We're doing it again on Friday at: Hilton...

Lady taildragger pilot Elaine Kauh emailed this great story. Hartford is the airport about 40 miles south of Oshkosh where the Cubs gathered for their mass group flyout to OSH on Sunday morning.  Cubs To OSH 2012 Vanessa Jump Nelson flew her Cub from Oregon along with...

I'm SO ready to get this taildragger in the air and headed towards Oshkosh! For the next week I'll be blogging from AirVenture and plan on seeing lots of old friends and meeting lots of lady taildragger pilots. As always, I'll be wondering up and...

Karen Ellison is based at Stag Air Park (7NC1) Burgaw, North Carolina. "Just wanted to give you a new photo of my Stinson. We finished the recover project this spring and she is back in the air again!" [caption id="attachment_20452" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Project: 1946 Stinson 108 Voyager.[/caption] A few shots of...

Hannah Elliott is based at KRNM, Ramona Airport, Ramona, California. [caption id="attachment_20414" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Hannah Elliott[/caption] HI, my name is Hannah Elliott. I am 17 years old and I am learning to fly in a Citabria. I LOVE IT!!!! [caption id="attachment_20416" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Me and George, my flight instructor's...

Priscilla Repton is based at 6K5, Sisters Eagle Air Airport, Sisters, Oregon. [caption id="attachment_20399" align="aligncenter" width="239"] Priscilla Repton and Cessna 140[/caption] I started having an interest in flying about a year ago. I told my husband I wanted to learn to fly and he thought it was a great...