‘Central’ Gals

Julie Thomas is based at H75, Hernando Village Airpark, Hernando, Mississippi. [caption id="attachment_37750" align="aligncenter" width="570"] JulieThomas, Maule M5[/caption] Don't believe that Julie is new to LadiesLoveTaildraggers though! Julie has unofficially been a member of our group since attending her first LLT fly-in at Savannah, Tennessee way back in 2014. She...

Marci Haas is based at KTKI, McKinney National Airport, Dallas, Texas. [caption id="attachment_37652" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Marci/Decathlon[/caption] I just earned my Private Pilot License Friday - April 22, 2016. I do have 6.5 hours in taildraggers! Mostly the Decathlon, but I do have a half hour in a Stearman P-17!! I'm...

Sherry Schaefer is based at KGRE, Greenville Airport, Greenville, Illinois. I've dreamed of flying since I took my first ride on my 16th birthday. When I was 17 I went through ground school through a college course. I started flying and then my career took a different direction. A...

Karey Sanderson is based at Knoxville Municipal Airport, Knoxville, Iowa. I am a new private pilot. I passed my check ride eight weeks and two days ago. I’m scared of heights and really new to general aviation. I have a purple headset and it isn’t unusual for my...

Ellen Northam is based at KARR, Aurora Municipal Airport, Chicago/Aurora, Illinois.  Ran into Judy at Urbana, OH while flying a Taylorcraft over from Moraine, OH with friends for breakfast. Have been wanting to get my taildragger endorsement for a bit now, think this may be my year to...

Heather Shaw is based at KGGG, East Texas Regional Airport, Longview, Texas. I'm a student at LeTourneau University. I'm originally from Idaho and learned to fly there. I'm currently learning how to fly a Citabria and working towards my private pilot license.  ...

Ashley Anderson is based at KDTO, Denton Enterprise Airport, Denton, Texas. I am a CFI at US Aviation Academy. I got my tailwheel endorsement in 2014 thru Middle Tennessee State University where I graduated with an Aerospace Major. I am currently in the Envoy Pipeline Program. I am wanting to...

Gail R. Jones is based at KENW, Kenosha Regional Airport, Kenosha, Wisconsin. Currently I am a Captain with American Airlines, flying 737-800's. In 1996, I married into an airplane family. My father-in-law (retired United pilot) owns a Piper Cub that I fly. I am also a tow pilot at Hinckley...

Kaitlin Mroz is based at KGKY, Arlington Municipal Airport, Arlington, Texas.  [caption id="attachment_36841" align="aligncenter" width="540"] Kaitlin Mroz[/caption] I live and breathe aviation. I've done everything from loading aircraft, working an airline's ticket counter, dispatching, aircraft routing, flight following, flight instructing, and flying jumpers. [caption id="attachment_36842" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Cessna 120 "Dimples[/caption] I...

Diane Bassham is based at KBNW, Boone Municipal Airport, Boone, Iowa. [caption id="attachment_36635" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Diane Bassham[/caption] I got my tailwheel endorsement in a rented Champ 14 years ago, and put it to use towing gliders with a Supercub for the local glider club. There I met my husband,...