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Two weeks before the LadiesLoveTaildraggers C77 Fly-in I posted about "Giving a Hand Up to a Lady Taildragger Pilot". I wanted to help one special lady taildragger pilot who was temporarily down on her luck, get to Poplar Grove for our fly-in. Five generous people...

Outstanding news from the National Stearman Fly-in at Galesburg, Illinois (KGBG), this year September 4 thru 9. This famous fly-in has been held annually for 46 years and celebrates "the biplane that introduced more of World War II’s “Greatest Generation” to flight than any other airplane". [caption...

Another fabulous day at the LadiesLoveTaildraggers C77 Fly-in. We did it all - Poker Run and Lady Taildraggers Plane Walk and Dogs 'n Brats lunch and BBQ dinner and fundraising auction for the Poplar Grove Vintage Wheels and Wings Museum. It was a jam packed...

The ladies are arriving! The LadiesLoveTaildraggers C77 Fly-in officially kicked off today and what a blast! The day started with an amazing breakfast prepared by John and Pupae Ricciotti; made to order omelets, blueberry pancakes, fresh fruit, Thai rice soup, fried potatoes, sausage ...

What a fabulous time Kate and I had making our way to the LadiesLoveTaildraggers Fly-in! We're here at C77, Poplar Grove Airport, west of Chicago with my bird all tucked in, tied down outside for the night. Flying out this morning, I opted to skip...

[caption id="attachment_43919" align="alignleft" width="300"] Gayla Maas and her RV-6[/caption] Texas LadiesLoveTaildraggers' member Gayla Maas is participating in an effort to help victims of Hurricane Harvey, Operation AirDrop. "Operation Airdrop (OAD) is a volunteer rescue organization composed of General Aviation pilots (who) have assembled to transport supplies to...

[caption id="attachment_43906" align="alignleft" width="300"] N86585[/caption] I'd like to introduce you to a previous owner of my 1973 Decathlon, N86585, Eileen Bjorkman. Eileen lovingly cared for her bird for 17 years, evidenced by the meticulous logs, receipts and documentation. With less than 7% of the pilot population...

Vlada Dekina is based at CZBA, Burlington Executive Airport, Burlington, Ontario. I was that little kid with the eyes in the sky dreaming of being a pilot. The kid grew up, the dream faded for a very long time until I moved from Russia to Canada, got a...