November 2015

    Mary is based at (71ME) Twin Eagles Airport and (5ME) Brandy Pond Seaplane Base, Naples, Maine. I've been flying for 23 years and have accumulated 5,600 plus hours mainly in tail wheel airplanes and seaplanes. Both modes of transportation give me the true feeling of freedom as I...

Thank you to Shannon Avon for sharing a little Thanksgiving with us. This may be better than turkey! :) [caption id="attachment_36620" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Beautiful Stinson 108-1 recently restored by Shannon & Chuck Avon.[/caption] For Thanksgiving we had the pleasure of my daughter and 2 grandchildren with us....

F Wiley Grant recognized a parallel to our LadiesLoveTaildraggers' pilots in this Dean Jackson prose. Do you? [caption id="attachment_36559" align="aligncenter" width="431"] A new pilot is born. Laura Bach![/caption] [caption id="attachment_36554" align="aligncenter" width="392"] Lorraine Morris, former number cruncher, now flying B-17 Aluminum Overcast.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_36556" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Adina Papp,...

To ALL lady taildragger pilots, our mission to connect all women who love to fly taildraggers continues. Membership is free and simple. Only requirement is that you love tailwheel aircraft. Student pilots encouraged to join the fun! REGISTER HERE! Facebook ladies, search your name on www.ladieslovetaildraggers.com. If...

[caption id="attachment_36515" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Ferry pilot Jamee Wallis[/caption] Lady taildragger pilots, here's one that may have slid though the cracks but should be on your "must read" list. It's written by Jamee Wallis, a new commercial pilot at the time and posted on BackCountryPilots.org. The article is...

Alison Navarro is based at FAWC Worcester Airport & FASH Stellenbosch Airport, Western Cape, South Africa.  I went solo on a CH10 Citabria. I have a Grob 109b and am an avid Taildragger enthusiast. I went solo in 1998 (power) and 1993 (gliders). [caption id="attachment_36509" align="aligncenter" width="523"] Alison Navarro[/caption] I live...