‘Central’ Gals

Megan Mickelson is based at 94C, Gilbert Field Airport, Rio, Wisconsin. [caption id="attachment_18492" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Megan & her favorite Citabria[/caption] I was bitten by the flying bug when I was fifteen, thanks to my dad's pilot-friend, Don Brinkmeier, and ever since have kept my eyes to the sky! I...

Jennifer Peña is based at 3TE8, C Fulcher Ranch Airport, Terlingua/Alpine, Texas. [caption id="attachment_18386" align="aligncenter" width="425"] A rare opportunity, I am flying with my instructor in his open cockpit Pietenpol[/caption] I'm a 45 year old schoolmarm in Terlingua, Texas. I have always had a fascination with flying and knew that...

Sydney Barnes is based at 4TN3, Hawks Nest Airport, Moscow, Tennessee. [caption id="attachment_18262" align="aligncenter" width="317"] The yellow SGS 1-26 with the lightning stripe is my current glider and I am very proud of it. Its name is Lightning.[/caption] Hi! I have wanted to learn to fly since about age 6....

Martine Hammonds is based at 6P3, Waunakee Airport, Waunakee, Wisconsin. [caption id="attachment_17547" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Martine Hammonds[/caption] My husband and I own a Cessna 140 that we fly out of our backyard, just north of Madison, Wisconsin. I've been inactive fore quite some time and want to get back into...

Valerie Thal-Slocum is based at 4TN3, Hawks Nest Airport, Moscow, Tennessee. [caption id="attachment_17442" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Valerie and her 1954 Cessna 195[/caption] I am an MD 11 Captain for FedEx. I grew up flying taildraggers,  Beech 18's, DC-3's, and I own a Cessna 195. My husband, Jim is also...

Janet Piper is based at Sumner County Regional Airport, Gallatin, Tennessee. [caption id="attachment_17199" align="aligncenter" width="425"] NC33453 on final at M54 (Lebanon, TN)[/caption] I am a pilot in training.  Working on my license in my 1967 Cessna 150, but looking forward to my taildragger endorsement so I can fly...

Diane Sokolowski is based at KMCW, Mason City Municipal Airport, Mason City, Iowa. [caption id="attachment_16911" align="aligncenter" width="425"] AAA Blakesburg[/caption] My Dad always had a passion for flying for as long as I can remember.  My earliest years were spent at RC model airplane contests as my Dad and...

Pamela Flesher is based at TS36, Silver Wings Airport, Fredericksburg, in the Texas Hill Country. [caption id="attachment_16706" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Pamela Flesher[/caption] I solo'd in an Aeronca Champion the early 80's but didn't finish my license until many years later. I currently fly a Grumman Traveler out of...

Melissa Abner is based at her family's private strip, Pleasant View, Tennessee. [caption id="attachment_15781" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Melissa Abner[/caption] Hello fellow lady taildraggers! I am so happy to find this website! How FUN! [caption id="attachment_15782" align="aligncenter" width="425"] 1946 Taylorcraft with my daughter[/caption] I obtained my private pilot license in 1999...

Brandi Terkeurst is based at  Moontown Airport, 3M5, located just east of Huntsville, Alabama. [caption id="attachment_14767" align="aligncenter" width="425"] The ugly plane is Patches, my 140 (my five year old, Bailey Terkeurst, took the photo of me). [/caption] My name is Brandi and I fly out of a small grass...