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Christy Lichtenstein is based at KCMA, Camarillo Airport, Camarillo, California. [caption id="attachment_23376" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Christy Lichtenstein & her Pitts S1-S[/caption] I am a pilot, bass guitarist (aka Xty), and a "chef".  When I'm not playing bass or cooking, I'm usually flying or detailing my airplanes.  I have a...

Ladies, come on down to Arkansas this May! Jill Tallman and I will be heading for the "2013 OK18 Taildragger Fly-in at Gastons" the weekend before our Lady Taildraggers Fly-in. Jill's planning on flying from Maryland to my home airport, MQJ, Indianapolis, on Thursday, May...

Arty Trost is based at O3S, Sandy River Airport, Sandy, Oregon. [caption id="attachment_23328" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Arty Trost with Maxair Drifter[/caption] I've been flying a taildragger for 22 years - first a Maxair Drifter and now a Sportflight Talon. Both are open cockpit, registered Light Sport Aircraft. I do...

From Austria, here's a picture update of some of Conny Paulusberger's 2012 flying. This girl adores flying gliders! [caption id="attachment_23299" align="aligncenter" width="425"] 1 G Conny[/caption] Watch the pigtails! [caption id="attachment_23300" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Minus 1 G Conny[/caption] * [caption id="attachment_23301" align="aligncenter" width="425"] "Me in a cute old Motorglider (SF25C)"[/caption] "Flying over the beautiful countryside and the...

After struggling financially for years, I'm sorry to report the "Pilot Shop" division of the 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization Girls With Wings is closing. Founder and Executive Director Lynda Meeks reluctantly reported the news on her  website Friday, January 18, 2003; http://thegirlswithwingsblog.blogspot.com/. I hope you read Lynda's blog post so you can truly appreciate...

Julie Vessigault considers KAUN, Auburn Municipal Airport, Auburn, California her home airport. [caption id="attachment_23290" align="aligncenter" width="425"] My first Piper Cub flight with Lonnie![/caption] I'm not a pilot yet. I chase planes. I clean planes. Sometimes I get to tinker on planes. Sometimes I get to ride in planes. So...

Lady Taildragger pilots, here's your chance to fly for a cause!  There's a new, non-profit organization based in the Midwest that has a very big mission. Flight 1 is an Indianapolis based organization that, through aviation, brings joy and confidence to children affected by serious illnesses. It's a...

Joy Terral is based at KAWM, West Memphis Municipal Airport, West Memphis, Arkansas. After years of being a certified airport bum, the cookouts, cards and lunch just were not enough - the urge could no longer be denied: I had to fly. After traveling around the...

Here's a link to a story about one of our lady taildragger pilots that is sure to inspire. Fighter pilot, Lt. Col. Jill Long learned to fly the civilian way, then went on to learn to fly "the Air Force way". A Jill ‘nugget of wisdom’; never...