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Anybody up for a Fly-out?! I have several fly-ins on my calendar this next few weeks, including AirVenture, but group fly-outs are a fun thing to do too. Here are two I'll be part of and you're invited to come along! Lake Michigan Trip, August 23 -...

Above photo from 2012 Fly-in. Video & comments from Vanessa Jump Nelson: Thirty Cubs had flown in by Thursday and a total of 60 Cubs flew in by Friday night. I was honored to take noted aviation photographer Eric Presten up to shoot some "setting...

What a fun way to fly --- surrounded by yellow Cubs! Thank you to Vanessa Jump Nelson from Oregon for showing us how to have a great time! [caption id="attachment_26872" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Over Lake Shasta, flight of five Cubs flying from Independence, Oregon to the West...

Sure was a beautiful evening to fly in Indy tonight. Promptly at 5:30 I left my downtown office and couldn't wait to get to the airport for some special ME time! Somewhere between downtown Indy and KMQJ I recalled I'm doggie sitting and there's a...

Congratulations to Linda Melhoff and hubby Rich for completing the restoration of their J-3 Cub. A lot of hard work and love went into this project! Our precious Piper J-3 Cub is flying!  Her test flight was June 6th and she flew "hands off" with everything working great. The...

Ladies, remember back to the time before we got our pilot licenses and tell me why we didn't think of this?! It's something that involves airplanes, is incredibly adventurous, outrageously fun and surely would be a blast. Let me introduce you to Amber Nolan from...

Thank you to Mary Ellen Thomson from Pennsylvania for sharing her amazing encounter with a very special aircraft. Late last year I was asked to fly down to Kentmore, MD with possibly my oldest friend - Gene Briener (87) to see a very rare 1929 BIRD...

Not long ago I posted about a personal hero of mine, Geraldine "Jerrie" Mock, the first woman to successfully complete a solo flight around the world. The year was 1964, a mere 49 years ago when she circumnavigated the globe in her Cessna 180. I...