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Sadly, we headed back home Thursday afternoon thanks to a flu "bug" that tried to ruin my otherwise very fun visit. The famous "Green Apples" retractable Mustang II I'm hanging in there and thought I'd add a few observations on what I saw at Sun 'N...

Final Approach, Alaska Style! This picture was sent by Alaskan Tern tailwheel pilot, Vickie Domke, with this note, "Here's a pix of our grass strip". One look at this picture and I had to send her a note back, "Vickie - you've got to be kidding...

While airport hopping yesterday, Boyd and I struck up a conversation with a really nice guy flying a Cessna 180.  He said he's been flying over 50 years, many of them in the 180, and in all that time had never been involved in any...

The Happy Little Champ was chomping at the bit to get up and do some sunny, blue sky, late afternoon flying today so we gave in and took her for a spin.  Well, not the spin part - at least not today.  You just never...

The following article was written by Elaine Huf Blakesburg 2009 For the past several years, my husband Tom and I head out to Blakesburg, Iowa for their annual Antique Airplane Fly-in over Labor Day weekend, always flying his 1944 twin Cessna T-50 Bobcat...