February 2015

MEN! MEN! MEN! Ladies, what are we to do with all the men that love LadiesLoveTaildraggers?! I hear from them frequently. They email. They Facebook.They Tweet. They even register for membership in LadiesLoveTaildraggers. [caption id="attachment_33789" align="aligncenter" width="570"] The gal in the periwinkle blue bikini. I told the artist...

Diana LeSueur is based at KFFZ, Falcon Field Airport, Mesa, Arizona. Diana was a 2014 LadiesLoveTaildraggers Tailwheel Endorsement Scholarship winner, but somehow we missed officially registering her as a member of LLT. Thanks for the update on your flying Diana! You are certainly surrounding yourself with some amazing taildraggers!...

Terri Cole is based at KATA, Hall-Miller Municipal Airport, Atlanta, Texas. I married into an aviation family 7 years ago, began flight instruction and now have my commercial, multi, and of course my tailwheel endorsement. I've logged just over 900 hours and 170 of that is taildragger. My...

Hot off the AVWeb press is lady taildragger pilot Elaine Kauh and co-presenter Paul Bertorelli comparing two great old taildraggers, the Aeronca Champ and the classic Piper J-3 Cub. It's chocked full of nice flying video and commentary on the differences in how they fly....

Louise Patterson is based at KVNY, Van Nuys Airport, Van Nuys, California, [caption id="attachment_33718" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Louise Patterson[/caption] Louise is an instrument rated private pilot and hopes to get her tailwheel endorsement. Teacher, pilot, mom! I didn't start out liking airplanes very much. At the age of 4, we lived under...

[caption id="attachment_33687" align="alignleft" width="300"] Amal Ajmi & her PA-11[/caption] Amal Ajmi lives in Alaska and flies in the Fairbanks area. If you've been around LadiesLoveTaildraggers a while, you've read one or more of her contributing posts. She's good - really good! I recently asked Amal to...

Zoe Mallam is based at EGHF, Lee-on-Solent Airport, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom.  I'm one of the youngest female glider pilots in Britain. I fly taildragger gliders but aspire to fly biplanes and classic taildraggers. Flying is my passion! ...