‘Central’ Gals

Alaine Olthafer-Lange is based at KPVB, Platteville Municipal Airport, Platteville, Wisconsin. [caption id="attachment_34332" align="aligncenter" width="431"] Alaine Olthafer[/caption] I attended Minnesota State University Mankato for a bachelors of science in aviation. Worked at Pilatus based in Broomfield, Colorado as a project manager, and about three years ago moved...

Rhonda Ellisor is based at Sandy Creek, an uncharted grass strip between Huntsville and Conroe, Texas, [caption id="attachment_34081" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Rhonda Ellisor & her C170[/caption] [caption id="attachment_34067" align="aligncenter" width="392"] Rhonda in Cessna 170[/caption] I became a private pilot on Dec. 31, 2016, learning in my very own 1954 Cessna...

Dawn Rogers and her husband are based at their uncharted grass strip south of Wichita, Kansas. [caption id="attachment_34002" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Dawn Rogers, Cessna 140[/caption] I have been flying since 2007. My husband Ross Rogers and I live on our own grass strip south of Wichita (uncharted). We...

Elaine OConnor is based at TE86, Heritage Airfield, New Berlin, Texas. [caption id="attachment_33978" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Aventura[/caption] Want to pursue learning to fly a boat hull amphib. Started training in an Aventura & loved it but didn't finish checkout for water & tailwheel endorsements. My Aventura ck out is on...

Laurie Probst flies out of both KMWC, Lawrence J Timmerman Airport, Milwaukee, Wisconsin and 57C East Troy Municipal Airport, East Troy, Wisconsin. [caption id="attachment_33822" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Laurie Probst[/caption] I have my tailwheel endorsement (Maule Scholarship recipient Ninety-Nine in 2006). Wished I owned one, but currently fly my boyfriend's Taylorcraft from the...

Lisa Buckner is based at 81D Flyin' Tiger Field, Angleton, Texas. [caption id="attachment_33757" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Lisa Buckner[/caption] I am a newly solo-ed Legend Cub student pilot, training under legendary Bruce Bohannon and his two grass strips. I decided to take to the skies after my boyfriend was tragically killed...

Terri Cole is based at KATA, Hall-Miller Municipal Airport, Atlanta, Texas. I married into an aviation family 7 years ago, began flight instruction and now have my commercial, multi, and of course my tailwheel endorsement. I've logged just over 900 hours and 170 of that is taildragger. My...

Julia Robbins is based at KSLR, Sulphur Springs Airport, Sulphur Springs, Texas. [caption id="attachment_33513" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Julia Robbins & her Breezy[/caption] Licensed in 1984. First aircraft after I received my license was Luscombe. My next plane was a PA 20, 150 horse. My dad had a JR....