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Rowena Mason is based at Santa Paula Airport (KSZP), Santa Paula, California. Rowena just keeps checking them off her "must fly" list! Fun news from Olmsted Aviation, Santa Paula, California, March 12, 2012. "Congratulations to Rowena Mason on her successful completion of our S1 Checkout, which concluded...

Here's a topic of monumental importance - SHOES! Is it odd that I have a closet full of them but there's only ONE pair good enough to fly an airplane in?! Heck no, there's more to great flying shoes than meets the eye. They have to...

Abbie Parsons is based at (5D6) Parsons Airport, Carrollton, Ohio, is 16 years old and just soloed!! Abbie lives on the family airport and her dad, uncle, grandfather & sister all fly. [caption id="attachment_18584" align="aligncenter" width="425"] 1st Solo![/caption] "We wanted to share these photos with LadiesLoveTaildraggers." [caption id="attachment_18585" align="aligncenter"...

Congratulations to two LLT student pilots who joined the ranks of Private Pilots this weekend. Both girls took their check rides and got their tickets this weekend! Way to go ladies! Emilie Ann Phillips has some tailwheel time and finished up in a Cherokee. She's already  planning...

Megan Mickelson is based at 94C, Gilbert Field Airport, Rio, Wisconsin. [caption id="attachment_18492" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Megan & her favorite Citabria[/caption] I was bitten by the flying bug when I was fifteen, thanks to my dad's pilot-friend, Don Brinkmeier, and ever since have kept my eyes to the sky! I...