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[caption id="attachment_46969" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Sarah Rovner ferrying a 1942 RYAN PT22, Texas to Naples, Florida[/caption] Sarah Rovner is founder & CEO of Full Throttle Aviation, a company that offers ferry pilot services and aircraft delivery. She is also captain at Skywest Airline and writes one of the...

Guest post by Emilie Phillips. Emilie invites you to follow her on her blog at https://j3.org/topics/flying/ A Fresh RV-4 Perspective Author Emilie Phillips [caption id="attachment_46940" align="alignleft" width="300"] Emilie PHillips[/caption] “6 1 Alpha Whiskey” ATC broadcast over the radio, “confirm you have information Tango, landing runway 35.” “6 1 Alpha Whiskey has...

I am thrilled to announce this year's LadiesLoveTaildraggers' Scholarship winners! SIX taildraggers scholarships, all made possible by your generous donations. Thank you from me, and thank you from these very happy ladies! Scholarship #1: Tailwheel Endorsement by Carol Walker of Big Q Aviation, Dallas, Texas [caption id="attachment_46913" align="aligncenter" width="570"]...

[caption id="attachment_46877" align="alignleft" width="262"] Christina Tindle, WWaa, Taildragger Pilot, Counselor, Author[/caption] I am delighted I was invited to speak at this year's WWaa gathering in Cascade, Idaho, appropriately translated 'Woman Wise AWEsome Adventures'. Woohoo, I'm flying to Idaho this June! Cool for me but better yet, Christina...

When it comes to flying, please tell me I'm not the only pilot who's done something really stupid. I look back on one particular day in my flying life and think, "You idiot, what were you thinking? That was a really bad idea and could...

[caption id="attachment_46782" align="alignleft" width="300"] Piper's first airplane ride[/caption] Giving airplane rides, especially to non-flyers, is one of the greatest gifts pilots can give. Doesn't matter if the passenger is young or old. Doesn't matter if it's the next-door neighbor, a friend-of-a-friend, a co-worker or the kid...