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Ladies, keep sending in your flying updates. We love seeing what you're up to! Jeanne MacPherson from Helena, Montana isn't letting winter get her down. It may be January in Montana but it's going to take a lot more than that stop her from doing...

767 AND lady taildragger pilot Freya Shiller should win the "Mom of the Month" contest. This one's just plain funny! "Judy, I took my son along with several other young boys to 81D (Flyin' Tiger Field) recently.  The boys had all received air soft guns for...

From Austria, here's a picture update of some of Conny Paulusberger's 2012 flying. This girl adores flying gliders! [caption id="attachment_23299" align="aligncenter" width="425"] 1 G Conny[/caption] Watch the pigtails! [caption id="attachment_23300" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Minus 1 G Conny[/caption] * [caption id="attachment_23301" align="aligncenter" width="425"] "Me in a cute old Motorglider (SF25C)"[/caption] "Flying over the beautiful countryside and the...

After struggling financially for years, I'm sorry to report the "Pilot Shop" division of the 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization Girls With Wings is closing. Founder and Executive Director Lynda Meeks reluctantly reported the news on her  website Friday, January 18, 2003; http://thegirlswithwingsblog.blogspot.com/. I hope you read Lynda's blog post so you can truly appreciate...

Lady Taildragger pilots, here's your chance to fly for a cause!  There's a new, non-profit organization based in the Midwest that has a very big mission. Flight 1 is an Indianapolis based organization that, through aviation, brings joy and confidence to children affected by serious illnesses. It's a...

Here's a link to a story about one of our lady taildragger pilots that is sure to inspire. Fighter pilot, Lt. Col. Jill Long learned to fly the civilian way, then went on to learn to fly "the Air Force way". A Jill ‘nugget of wisdom’; never...

Jeannie Phillips sent a few pictures and a "Happy New Year!" wish to everyone. Maybe it's just me but doesn't being based at a grass strip on Cape Cod sound oh so romantic to you? Our Cessna 140 and the hangar we keep it in ( the...

A very nice update from Tina Leatherwood of Paso Robles Airport, California. I enjoyed the holidays and for the second year invited a local swing dance group to use my hangar for their annual Christmas party which is a pot luck. Of course I got to...