September 2014

Nosy about an airport you're thinking of visiting? Have I got a link for you! We all have a favorite website to quickly grab information about airports we're thinking of visiting. AirNav.com "the pilot's window into a world of aviation information: Airports, Navaids, Fixes, Aviation Fuel, etc."...

Kathy Harkness is based at W29, Bay Bridge Airport, Stevensville, Maryland. [caption id="attachment_31802" align="aligncenter" width="570"] This was taken on Stingaree Point Cove in the Virginia Outer Banks – a place completely inaccessible except by boat or plane, and the boat wouldn’t be that easy.[/caption] I am a student sport...

Raise your hand if you know a woman successfully retraced Amelia Earhart's 1937 attempted flight-around-the-world a mere 30 years after Amelia's fateful flight. Why did I not know this?!? The year was 1967. A competent, young woman pilot with commercial, instrument and multi-engine ratings departed...

Tanner Lenart is based at KSLC, Salt Lake City International Airport, Salt Lake City, Utah. [caption id="attachment_31772" align="aligncenter" width="523"] Me & the Husky[/caption] I have about 300 hours. I just received my taildragger endorsement in a lovely Husky. I fly a Mooney most often. [caption id="attachment_31774" align="aligncenter" width="570"] My dad's...

What would YOU give to have this gorgeous 1941 Waco UPF-7 residing happily in your hangar? Me - I don't have enough bucks to even dream of making it happen but I have been very happy to get periodic progress updates on the restoration of...

Jennifer Givens, KAID, Anderson, Indiana. [caption id="attachment_31694" align="aligncenter" width="523"] Jennifer flying with dad, Jeff Moore[/caption] I've been around aviation since I was born. My first airplane ride was in a Piper Cub when I was 3. My dad built a Hatz biplane (N24859), and I fly with...