Blog

Pilots are the most resourceful and coolest people I know. Believe it or not, some of them are even men! :)  (5 minutes published and I've already heard I'm "male-bashing". FYI men, 2 back-to-back posts about men on LadiesLoveTaildraggers.) "Resourceful?"  "Cool?"  Read on. I think you'll...

Christina Tindle invites all women pilots to the 2015 WOMAN WISE AIRMANSHIP ADVENTURE "Flourishing in Aviation through Wonder" July 16 - 19, 2015 SMILEY CREEK, IDAHO Women pilots don’t shrink to fit. Participants discover personalized Wright Stuff from a refreshing new spirit of aviation. WWAA is a form-fitting airmanship...

Some women care and want to learn how all the various systems of their aircraft work together - they want to be mechanically knowledgeable. Some are OK with "the mag check is good, oil pressure is good, it's running smooth, must be good to go."...

This post submitted by lady taildragger pilot Lynn Gardner. On March 7th I was pleased to participate in introducing a group of young girls to flying. Held in Ocala, Florida, we had 20 young girls attend a morning event sponsored by the local EAA chapter and...

MEN! MEN! MEN! Ladies, what are we to do with all the men that love LadiesLoveTaildraggers?! I hear from them frequently. They email. They Facebook.They Tweet. They even register for membership in LadiesLoveTaildraggers. [caption id="attachment_33789" align="aligncenter" width="570"] The gal in the periwinkle blue bikini. I told the artist...

Hot off the AVWeb press is lady taildragger pilot Elaine Kauh and co-presenter Paul Bertorelli comparing two great old taildraggers, the Aeronca Champ and the classic Piper J-3 Cub. It's chocked full of nice flying video and commentary on the differences in how they fly....