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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...

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...

Laura Noel is based at 7CO0, Parkland Airport, Erie, Colorado. [caption id="attachment_34325" align="aligncenter" width="431"] Laura Noel[/caption] I'm an avid general aviation pilot and always wanted to learn to fly a taildragger but didn't have access to one. Last Spring a shiny Luscombe 8F became available and spurred me to find...

Terry Fiala is based at KAPA, Centennial Airport, Denver, Colorado. [caption id="attachment_34225" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Terry Fiala[/caption] I love living in Colorado, hiking and playing agility with my dogs Rudder and Turbo, playing tennis, and of course flying. I've been fortunate to have many flying adventures since I earned my PPL...

Welcome back to LadiesLoveTaildraggers Christina! Christina Tindle took a time-out from flying while she was dealing with life but she's back and rockin the world again. :) Christina is based at KSUN, Friedman Memorial Airport, Hailey, Idaho. I earned my pilot's certificate 21 years ago in Steamboat Springs, Colorado...

Vicki Coles is based at KVUO, Pearson Field Airport, Vancouver, Washington. [caption id="attachment_34171" align="aligncenter" width="414"] Vicki Coles[/caption] My first flying lesson was in 1975 in a Taylorcraft at Evergreen Field, Vancouver, WA. I soloed in the Taylorcraft and then "moved on" to the Aeronca Champ. (One didn't "move UP" to the...

Lara Gaerte is based at KGWB, De Kalb County Airport, Auburn, Indiana. [caption id="attachment_34160" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Lara Gaerte, J3 Cub[/caption] I've been a taildragger pilot (and a CFI) for nearly 20 years. I kept current in rented/borrowed aircraft for much of that time, although the tailwheel rentals in our...

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...