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Have you seen this little video? Duane Reetz had a little problem earlier this week departing from the Lewiston-Nez Perce County Airport in Lewiston, Idaho. The tower called him just after lifting off to say his left main wheel had just fallen off his 1961...

It's short. It's sweet. And there's a lot to love about this little video of two of our lady taildragger pilots! Lady pilots Tina Thomas & Lorraine Morris having fun making a couple of passes at the Poplar Grove Airport in their Beech 18's. ...

Kelly McClure is based at KICT, Wichita Mid-Continent Airport, Wichita, Kansas but still considers 5B6, Falmouth Airpark, Falmouth, Massachusetts her "home" field too. I am a born and raised taildragger girl, having gone by the airport immediately after being born to see my father's Staggerwing, even before...

Charley Tegerdine is based at PASX, Soldotna Airport, Soldotna, Alaska. My name is Charley Tegerdine. I was born and raised here in Alaska. I have flown all my life. My dad and uncles all fly. It's a way of life up here in Alaska. I fly a PA-18. I...

If you think Monday is the day of the week people hate most, you'd be wrong. Studies show people not only hate Monday, they hate Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday equally! Favorite day of the week? All the rest - Friday, Saturday & Sunday! Of course, those...

It's Picture Diary time from the Ladies Love Taildraggers fly-out to Orcas Island. Looking at these beautiful pictures from Summer Martel, Gail Schipper & Julia Kirchenbauer, of what looks to be a fabulous girl's flying weekend, is making me green with envy. * [caption id="attachment_21397" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Gail...

Yippee, the group fly-out to Orcas Island was a go, as of Friday. Looks like Summer Martell & Chrissy Bishop had a great flight in Summer's 1931 Student Prince biplane. Hope to hear more soon. Here's a few shots from Summer & Chrissy. "We arrived today...

Let Your Spirit Soar! by Ray Klaus Get your chin up off the runway. Treat yourself to some tailwheel stick-time and enjoy flying as an art. Perhaps the single most substantial contribution a pilot can reward him or herself with is the skill and proficiency that is acquired...

T. Determan flies out of  KYKM, McAllister Field, Yakima, Washington. I first learned to fly taildraggers with Gus Pooler. He'd always ask me what the ball was doing...