Aug 2018 Marilynn Laird (Washington)
Marilynn Laird is based at W55, Kenmore Air Harbor,Â Seattle, Washington.
Single, senior citizen; 50+ years in all aspects of the aviation industry, aviation historian, published. Most recent aircraft Quality Engineer, I do aviation related consulting; facilitating, research and location of aircraft, parts and services, training as a healthcare specialist.
Have walked away from one forced landing and 2 crashes and have been an air traffic controller. I am a phone call away for any sister aviator who needs help.
Ratings: SEL, ATC CT II,
Aircraft flown: C-150, C-185, C-182, J-3, PA-18, Cherokee 140, Cherokee 6-260, ( PT-13, PT-17, N2S-3, 220, 225, 300, 450) , Stearman 4EM Speed Mail, Stagger Wing Beech (2), Aeronca Chief; Aeronca 7AC, Fairchild 24, WACO CSO, Fairchild PT-19, T-28, Colonial Skimmer (Lake Amphibian), Citabria, Decathalon, Howard DGA-15, DHC-82C Tiger Moth, C-141 Simulator, Cessna UC-78, Flown in 100+ types, wrenched and serviced 350+ types.
Dream taildraggers: 1967 Citabria -150HP, Tiger Moth, Lockheed 12
Thoughts on taildragging: I love the old stuff, I have flown many and helped restore many for owners and museums. It’s the nostalgia and history. Grass fields rock!