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It was a fabulous first for me, arriving at AirVenture 2019 a whopping 60 hours before it officially begins. There's plenty happening on the grounds at OSH in the days and weeks before kickoff, high time to see it unfold for myself - not to...

24 Year old Kendra Hart from Arizona spent the last few days in Oregon earning her tailwheel endorsement with CFI Brian Lansburgh. Kendra is one of our 2019 LadiesLoveTaildraggers Tailwheel Endorsement scholarship winners. Over the years we've sent many LLT scholarship winners to train with...

Is AirVenture/OSH on your July calendar? It's the one single homage that's fulfilled annually by aviation obsessed pilots - EAA's AirVenture, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, Monday, Jul 22, 2019 – Sunday, Jul 28, 2019. I've made the pilgrimage for years with anticipation and excitement, always leaving...

In 2018, member Summer Papple from Ontario, Canada, won a LLT Scholarship to earn a tailwheel endorsement. She was fortunate to have received the instruction from Debby Rihn-Harvey. Debby's achievements include a 27 year long career as an airline pilot, the longest-standing U.S. Aerobatic Team...

[caption id="attachment_51562" align="alignleft" width="300"] 10 Years ago; 2009, Judy Birchler with my Champ and Diana Votaw with her Cubcrafters SportCub S2.[/caption] Woohoo!!! As recently reported, LadiesLoveTaildraggers has succeeded and prospered for 10 phenomenal years. This month, May 2019, is the 10 year anniversary of LLT. Thank...

[caption id="attachment_51528" align="alignleft" width="200"] Photo: John Bragg, Indianapolis[/caption] Have I mentioned before that not so long ago it was agonizing for me to stand up in front of a handful of people and speak, even just to introduce myself? I was the perfect candidate for Toastmasters...