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Lady Taildragger pilot Mary Latimer is based at F05, Wilbarger County Airport, Vernon, Texas. This is Mary's love story. [caption id="attachment_45962" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Lawrence and our student, Kimberly Jackson up front. I’m in back with Kim’s daughter, Sierra!![/caption] It was early spring of 1970. I went with my...

Bill Finney is based at KMIE, Delaware County Regional Airport, Muncie, Indiana. Question: "Are you a lady taildragger pilot?" Answer: "Heck no, I'm a man!" [caption id="attachment_45938" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Bill & Debby Finney[/caption] After Debby and I went on our first date, when she got back to her dorm,...

Lady Taildragger pilot Juliet Lindrooth is based at KDYL, Doylestown Airport, Doylestown, Pennsylvania. [caption id="attachment_45928" align="aligncenter" width="427"] Juliet and Steve Lindrooth, us on our way to Tel Aviv in 2016.[/caption] I was fairly new to my job at American Airlines and so I had not yet officially moved across the country...

Lady Taildragger pilot Kristen Brown is based at KUAO, Aurora State Airport, Aurora, Oregon. This is Kristen's Love Story - with a very sweet ending. [caption id="attachment_45901" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Kristen's '47 Luscombe 8A[/caption] I have loved aviation since I was a little kid. Not the easiest thing when...

After years of corresponding with lady taildragger pilots, I am hereby anointing myself the world's foremost authority on ingeniously cool Female Aviation Email Addresses. Since the inception of LadiesLoveTaildraggers I've been clicking away on my laptop smacking the @ key surely a zillion times. I've...

 via GIPHY Very cool news about one of my favorite lady taildragger pilots, Julie Thomas. With just one more hour required, she's counting the days to a brand new type rating in a DC-3! [caption id="attachment_45445" align="aligncenter" width="620"] Photo courtesy Howard Thomas[/caption] Julie received training in this Douglas...