January 2016

I'm visiting the fine country of New Zealand, the land of wooly sheep, kiwi birds and some of the most beautiful scenery on earth. New Zealand has it all; flat lands and snow-covered mountains, rolling hills, volcanic craters, wetlands and fiord lands, all snuggled between...

Thank you to Conny Paulusberger from Austria for this short but oh-so-sweet lady taildragger pilot update. It´s amazing to see that so many other girls have so much fun at flying taildraggers! :D In 2015 I did my first flights on Piper L-4 at Airfield Spitzerberg.  It´s...

Jennifer Beck is based at YGYM, Gympie Airport, Queensland, Australia. [caption id="attachment_36864" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Thatcher CX4[/caption] I first learnt to fly at the age of seventeen in Wollongong N.S.W. Australia, in a Australian designed Victa Airtourer. Actually, in March 2016, I will be celebrating fifty years since my first...

Gail R. Jones is based at KENW, Kenosha Regional Airport, Kenosha, Wisconsin. Currently I am a Captain with American Airlines, flying 737-800's. In 1996, I married into an airplane family. My father-in-law (retired United pilot) owns a Piper Cub that I fly. I am also a tow pilot at Hinckley...

Kaitlin Mroz is based at KGKY, Arlington Municipal Airport, Arlington, Texas.  [caption id="attachment_36841" align="aligncenter" width="540"] Kaitlin Mroz[/caption] I live and breathe aviation. I've done everything from loading aircraft, working an airline's ticket counter, dispatching, aircraft routing, flight following, flight instructing, and flying jumpers. [caption id="attachment_36842" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Cessna 120 "Dimples[/caption] I...

I declare, as the guru of ladies who love taildraggers, I get the most fascinating emails, Facebook messages and Tweets from the opposite sex. They are always entertaining and, when they appear, the funnest little treats. Generally they are charming, endearing and intriguing messages from...

Candice Wilson is based at KNUW, Whidbey Island Naval Air Station (Ault Field), Oak Harbor, Washington. I grew up living behind the Swift Museum at MMI in Athens, TN. My grandfather founded the organization and then passed his GC-1B Swift on to me last year. I'm currently a...