September 2012

[caption id="attachment_21682" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Rich and Linda Melhoff with their WACO Taperwing, Bella[/caption] We flew our WACO Taperwing to the fifth anniversary of the Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum (WAAAM) in Hood River, Oregon. It was a 3-day event on September 7-9. Over 260 airplanes...

Way to go Ladies! Congratulations to lady taildragger pilot Faith D!  Faith, along with friend and new business partner, Lacey Mayer, have opened a new flight school in Tallahassee, Florida. Faith reports their new business does not yet have a taildragger but "we are going to buy a...

I'm very happy (and a little sad at the same time) to say that my daughter Jessica is getting married today! Bride & groom have been waiting a year for best man/best friend to return from serving in Afghanistan and a second couple to return...

Kerry Conner is based at NZMS, Masterton/Hood Airport, Masterton, New Zealand. [caption id="attachment_21551" align="aligncenter" width="318"] Kerry Conner with the WWI aircraft, Pfalz D.III[/caption] Hello, I am from New Zealand and own a flight training organisation specialising in taildragger training. The only aircraft I have for training ab-initio through to CPL are...

Sandy Walther is based at New Garden Airport, N57, Toughkenamon, Pennsylvania. Last week I purchased a 1955 Cessna 170B! I am the treasurer of EAA Chapter 240, based at New Garden Flying Field in Toughkenamon, PA.  The airport used to be owned by the DuPonts. I enjoyed seeing...

Jessie Fisher, formerly from Crest Airpark, Kent, Washington has relocated and is based at  Bulverde Airpark in the San Antonio, Texas area. [caption id="attachment_21517" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Me in front of C140 right after I passed my check ride[/caption] With both parents small plane pilots, one could say that...