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What would YOU give to have this gorgeous 1941 Waco UPF-7 residing happily in your hangar? Me - I don't have enough bucks to even dream of making it happen but I have been very happy to get periodic progress updates on the restoration of...

My favorite airport manager, Montill Warren from Savannah, Tennessee sent us all a special fly-in invitation. Put October 4 on your calendar if you're in the area. We KNOW Montill can throw one heck of a fly-in. She hosted 2 fantastic LLT fly-ins and I'm...

Saturday at Blakesburg the sun came out! Try as hard as it might though, the inches of rain that fell the last couple of days are gonna take more than one semi-sunny day to dry up this soggy airport. The field remained closed most of...

Antique Airfield/Blakesburg, Iowa - the crown jewel of the Antique Aviation Association's (AAA) fly-ins. Their motto "Keep the antiques flying" is that's exactly what's happening right now at Blakesburg. If you're in awe of gorgeous antique aircraft, or rare and downright quirky old birds, you...

I'd like everybody to meet Janine Shepherd, an athlete, a pilot, an aerobatics instructor, an author AND a lady taildragger pilot. In fact, I'd like to meet Janine Shepherd myself and let some of her amazing positive energy rub off on me!  She is one...

It's no secret that I love to fly. Whether I'm airborne solo or with passenger in-trail, I'm bound to be having a good time! I've logged hundreds of hours with my husband riding along as my backseat passenger. I've flown many hours giving rides to...

  [caption id="attachment_31379" align="alignright" width="200"] Guest writer, Gayle Crowder[/caption] I am obsessed with aviation. When I'm not at the airport, I want to be at the airport. Or to talk about the airport, or airplanes, or flying. It's difficult to be stuck working in a retail store...