‘Pacific’ Gals

Margot Taylor is based at LIH, Lihue Airport, Lihue, Kauai, Hawaii. [caption id="attachment_26900" align="aligncenter" width="538"] Margot Taylor & Athena[/caption] What a fun group!  I own a Cessna 170A in Hawaii. I learned to fly initially in gliders in college. [caption id="attachment_26901" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Over Hawaii[/caption] One summer in college a friend...

Sue Schaffer is based at KMYL, McCall Municipal Airport, McCall, Idaho and sent this update. Congratulations, Sue, on passing your private pilot written exam AND your new Scout, all decked out and ready for the backcountry! [caption id="attachment_26572" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Johnson Creek, June 2013[/caption] "Just wanted to send...

Laura Decker is based at KCIC, Chico Municipal Airport, Chico, California. [caption id="attachment_25512" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Me after a flight in a 1941 Navy N3N, what a cool piece of history![/caption] I'm 22 and will be graduating from California State University, Chico in May 2013. I started flying the week...

Colleen McKeage is based at KJAQ, Westover Field / Amador County Airport, Jackson, California. Shortly after receiving my Private license about 10 years ago, I obtained a Cessna 170A, N5416C. She was in pieces and had sat for many years waiting for someone to put her back in...

Roni MacPherson is based at (KSEE) Gillespie Field Airport, San Diego/El Cajon, California and flies a Piper PA-16 Clipper. Roni with her 1949 Piper Clipper I have a 1927 Travel Air 4000, 1929 Travel Air 4000, 1947 Luscombe 8A/F, 1949 Piper PA-16 Clipper, 1954 Cessna 180. - The Clipper...

Christy Lichtenstein is based at KCMA, Camarillo Airport, Camarillo, California. [caption id="attachment_23376" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Christy Lichtenstein & her Pitts S1-S[/caption] I am a pilot, bass guitarist (aka Xty), and a "chef".  When I'm not playing bass or cooking, I'm usually flying or detailing my airplanes.  I have a...

Arty Trost is based at O3S, Sandy River Airport, Sandy, Oregon. [caption id="attachment_23328" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Arty Trost with Maxair Drifter[/caption] I've been flying a taildragger for 22 years - first a Maxair Drifter and now a Sportflight Talon. Both are open cockpit, registered Light Sport Aircraft. I do...

Julie Vessigault considers KAUN, Auburn Municipal Airport, Auburn, California her home airport. [caption id="attachment_23290" align="aligncenter" width="425"] My first Piper Cub flight with Lonnie![/caption] I'm not a pilot yet. I chase planes. I clean planes. Sometimes I get to tinker on planes. Sometimes I get to ride in planes. So...