Cessna 140 Tag

re·cal·cu·late /rēˈkalkyəˌlāt/ Verb. To calculate again, especially in order to eliminate errors or to incorporate additional factors or data. Alrighty people, because of comments and emails about the "official" numbers posted regarding what taildraggers the ladies love to fly, I'm back with this update. As always, your comments are...

The numbers are in and we have a winner on the "9 Lady Taildraggers Pilots - 9 Types of Taildraggers" contest!! At 216 Votes, Kelly Jeffries' RV8 garnered the most votes. 2nd Was Dana Bain's Supercub with 156 votes And 3rd place was a 3-way tie with 129...

Jessie Fisher, formerly from Crest Airpark, Kent, Washington has relocated and is based at  Bulverde Airpark in the San Antonio, Texas area. [caption id="attachment_21517" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Me in front of C140 right after I passed my check ride[/caption] With both parents small plane pilots, one could say that...

Priscilla Repton is based at 6K5, Sisters Eagle Air Airport, Sisters, Oregon. [caption id="attachment_20399" align="aligncenter" width="239"] Priscilla Repton and Cessna 140[/caption] I started having an interest in flying about a year ago. I told my husband I wanted to learn to fly and he thought it was a great...

Jeannie Phillips is based at 2B1 Cape Cod Airport, Marstons Mills, Massachusetts. [caption id="attachment_20360" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Jeannie Phillips at Fisher Field[/caption] My name is Jeannie Phillips, I am a new tailwheel pilot and I love your website! My passion for aviation started when I discovered skydiving and...

Jill Sprockett's got a beautiful new airplane! [caption id="attachment_20332" align="aligncenter" width="425"] Jill Sprockett[/caption] Yep, a fine looking 1946 C85 Cessna 140. Jill is based at 62D, Warren Airport, Warren, Ohio. From Jill, "I went to the Lockhaven flyin in Pennsylvania and was walking by checking out all the planes...

Abbie Parsons is based at (5D6) Parsons Airport, Carrollton, Ohio, is 16 years old and just soloed!! Abbie lives on the family airport and her dad, uncle, grandfather & sister all fly. [caption id="attachment_18584" align="aligncenter" width="425"] 1st Solo![/caption] "We wanted to share these photos with LadiesLoveTaildraggers." [caption id="attachment_18585" align="aligncenter"...

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...

Have I got an interesting story for you! Actually, it's Ken & Lorraine Morris' story but I'm passing it along with pleasure!  This is one they're going to be telling for years to come and I'd like to be there for the telling! So Ken...