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This may well be the happiest story I've ever posted on LadiesLoveTaildraggers and it happens to be about my friend Nancy Warren, 84 years young.   Nancy is a pilot and truly remarkable woman who took her first flying lesson in her 50s. She's a former...

The numbers are in! It's been nearly TWO years since we've done an official count of  taildraggers the ladies fly and own. It's an elusive number to nail down since we're always buying and selling, renting and borrowing. Things are always a changing and I...

Fuel starvation. Don't you just hate it when this happens?!! [caption id="attachment_22781" align="aligncenter" width="425"] When you screw up, the last thing you want is a crowd! This Orange County pilot landed on I-15, San Diego, last summer and reported "The fuel must have been less than...

Did you know we've got an active LadiesLoveTaildraggers Facebook group that's just waiting for you to visit? If you're not on Facebook, maybe it's time to succumb. Here's a peek at the highlights of recent days. [caption id="attachment_22749" align="aligncenter" width="425"] From CFI Laura K. Stants instructing in the...

This has nothing to do with LLT but it's just plain Interesting .. and Beautiful too! Hope you enjoy it as much as I did. Thanks Kristie Kirsch for forwarding. Astronauts voted on the top photographs taken by Hubble, in its 16-year journey so far. Remarking...

True or False:  The path to receiving a pilot's license for most women is consistent, unfaltering and almost always successful. False, of course! 11% of the student pilot population is women and only 6% of them will receive their PPL. Statistics show that women student pilots are less likely...