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The 2014 Lady Taildragger's Fly-in tshirt design is complete! With the input and support of Jeannie Batto and Kelly Jeffries, we will be honoring a fallen friend this year. Click on the image for large view. This year's fly-in tshirt honors Elaine Huf who lost...

I have to admit, I don't have that coveted gene that really fortunate pilots have and the rest of us would give our eye teeth for - the one that creates A&P's and IAs. That elusive mechanical thing that just clicks in some brains and...

[caption id="attachment_29196" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Deborah McFarland & "Lester" the Luscombe[/caption] If you're a taildragger pilot, chances are you know who Deb McFarland is; a taildragger pilot with over 1600 hours, Luscombe 8E owner, and part of the "Front Porch Gang" at Pickens County Airport, JZP, in Georgia....

Ladies, FlyQuest is hosting an event for the Women of Aviation Week on March 8th, 10am – 2pm at Madison Executive Airport, MDQ, Alabama. I was hoping I could get some of the ladies and their taildraggers to come to the event. With this being the first year...

Did you know there once was a group of lady taildragger pilots who were nicknamed the "Night Witches"? What a name! I have to admit that hearing the name a few years ago instantly brought images of unscrupulous women flying wickedly painted airplanes to mind. The Night...