October 2012

Just to get you in the mood. A people & poochies Halloween! [caption id="attachment_22132" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Only possible explanation, it's a nosewheel thing. I vote NO.[/caption] * [caption id="attachment_22131" align="aligncenter" width="364"] I vote YES![/caption] Kids, Dogs or Cats? Here's a few ideas for the aviation inclined. * * * * * * * * * ...

Melanie Marcols is based at KSMQ, Somerset Airport, Somerville, NJ. Hi Ladies, I started flying tailwheel aircraft back in 2006 with Damian DelGaizo at Andover Flight School in Andover, N.J. I have flown his Top Cub, J-3 (on skis too) and his Stearman (aerobatic flying). I am flying...

Rate these taildraggers!! 9 Lady Taildraggers Pilots - 9 Types of Taildraggers Which taildragger would you LOVE to own & fly? Using the STAR rating system, rate each photo with the highest STAR rating going to the one that suits the kind of flying you'd love to do. [nggallery...

Ray Johnson forwarded a new video he produced about lady taildragger pilot Laura Stants and I couldn't resist adding in a few extra shots of Laura flying her favorite T-6. Laura's based at Glenndale Airport, 8I3, Indiana home to the Happy Champ I used to own....

Sarah Rovner is based at KDWH, David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport, Houston, Texas. [caption id="attachment_22031" align="aligncenter" width="318"] Sarah Rovner[/caption] Flying is my passion. I mostly fly Cessnas and I fly a lot with Civil Air Patrol. I enjoy doing charity flights with Angel Flight. I recently obtained my...

  Hope you got your fair share of flying in this weekend, just like me. Boyd and I decided to go "prepared" for the fly-in de jour, Bob's Barnstorming Bean Bust fly-in at Willis Field. We dug around the house, looked in all the nooks and...

De Havilland manufacturerd a lot of aircraft since it all began in 1920 but the best known, most respected aircraft they produced was the Beaver. If you don't agree, this entertaining little video should convince you "the best one was the Beaver DHC-2"! ...

It's no secret that I'm flying around wearing an insulin pump tickled as I can be just to be flying! I was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at age 32, after getting my pilot's license at 20 and having owned 3 different aircraft. Nobody could have...