‘Central’ Gals

Gayla Maas is based at 50F, Bourland Field Airport, Fort Worth, Texas. I learned to fly with Edna Gardner Whyte in her Cessna 120. I bought a Cessna 140A not long after soloing Edna's 120. I've been hooked on taildraggers from the beginning! After a several year...

Sandy Lundberg is based at 58KY, Willow Island Airpark, Finchville, Kentucky. [caption id="attachment_35294" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Sandy Lundberg at OSH 2015[/caption] I just completed earning my Sport Pilot license in a J-3 Piper Cub. All of my flight time is in a 1946 J-3C-65 (85) Piper Cub. I am working...

Dawn Cook is based at KBJI, Bemidji Regional Airport, Bemidji, Minnesota. [caption id="attachment_35030" align="aligncenter" width="570"] I do not have pictures of me flying our Taildragger yet. I am flying side-by-side with my husband returning with a Queen airplane.[/caption] I have a private pilot license and a tricycle gear plane....

Donna Perkins is based at 9M8 Sheridan Municipal Airport, Sheridan, Arkansas. Aircraft: 1946 Piper J3 Cub & 1940 Waco UPF7 (newly acquired) [caption id="attachment_34924" align="aligncenter" width="570"] "The Cub is my baby"[/caption] I just bought a UPF7. I'm planning on giving rides to kids and having them sign the aircraft when...

Patti Collins is based at KMAF, Midland International Airport & KODO, Odessa Airport-Schlemeyer Field, Odessa, Texas. I am married with 3 sons. I love animals. I fly a 1946 Luscombe 8 A/E. I fly a taildragger for the challenge. Through this experience, I am becoming a better pilot. [caption id="attachment_34897"...

Mona Polson (Folstad) is based at 52F, Northwest Regional Airport, Roanoke, Texas. [caption id="attachment_34793" align="aligncenter" width="384"] Mona at 16[/caption] [caption id="attachment_34792" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Mona's solo[/caption] Mona’s airplane-of-choice is N621SR – a 1942 Stearman with a 450 HP radial engine (fill the oil and check the gas, please!) This is the same...

Jamy Spradlin is based at 3F9, Mineola Airport-Wisener Field, Mineola, Texas. My home airport is 3F9, Wisener Field in Mineola, Texas. My licenses include: Commercial, Multi Eng, Instrument, Sabre 65 Type rating, A&P, IA and a tailwheel endorsement. I have an aircraft maintenance shop at 3F9. I've been...

Stephanie Foster is based at KMKO, Davis Field Airport, Muskogee, Oklahoma. I fly a Super Decathlon. My husband and I came to the Savanah LLTD fly-in in 2012 and had a great time. [caption width="431" id="attachment_34536" align="aligncenter"] Stephanie Foster[/caption]I recently retired and am hoping to get more play time...

Cindy Renea is based at 3F9, Mineola Airport-Wisener Field, Mineola, Texas. [caption id="attachment_34524" align="aligncenter" width="431"] Cindy Renea[/caption] I am based out of 3F9, the oldest privately owned airstrip in Texas! I got my PPL in 1992 and have never looked back. I have flown mostly Cessna's 152 & 172,...

Lupita A. Wisener is based at 3F9, Mineola Airport-Wisener Field, Mineola, Texas. I began managing Mineola-Wisener Airport 2 years ago and began learning about aviation and the rich history of the airport which was established on July 4, 1917 by the U.S. Army Signal Corp. I have been offered...