October 2016

Betty Weidenhaft is based at 77S, Hobby Field Airport, Creswell, Oregon. Aircraft flown: C-152, C-172, C-400, C-501, PA 28R 201, C-140 I have always loved flying commercially, but never thought about becoming a private pilot. My husband began taking flying lessons in April 2014. He wanted me to learn...

The day I met Wally Wogenstahl I had other things to do. I finally had an 8 hour block of time, morning through afternoon, and was going to spend it working on my laptop, sitting quietly at my kitchen table with the blinds closed. I...

Peggy Fry is based at C77, Poplar Grove Airport, Poplar Grove, Illinois. I've been flying since 1992 when I was introduced to the world of aviation through a sightseeing flight in a Cessna 152. My husband Bob and I both got our licenses and bought a...

Brittany Wildt is based at XS70, Glover Airport, and KOSA, Mount Pleasant Regional Airport, Mount Pleasant, Texas. [caption id="attachment_39986" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Brittany Wildt & Scott Glover[/caption] Three years ago airplanes were the biggest fear of my life. At the time I absolutely would not get into an airplane, even flying...

I get excited when I hear about a woman, any woman, owning a Piper PA-12 Super Cruiser. I get downright giddy when I hear from a woman who has owned FIVE!  Many thanks to Mary Build for sharing her story with LadiesLoveTaildraggers. [caption id="attachment_39930" align="alignleft" width="280"]...