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Julia Secker-Walker     (Massachusetts)

Julia Secker-Walker (Massachusetts)

Julia Secker-Walker is based at KBVY Beverly Municipal Airport and 2B2  Plum Island Airport, Newburyport, Massachusetts. I flew a clipped wing cub with a friend this summer… my first flight was at sunset over beautiful Lake Champlain in Vermont, formation flying with o... Read More »

Emelie Fox     (Michigan)

Emelie Fox (Michigan)

Emelie Fox is from Shelby, Michigan. I am currently a junior at Michigan State University where I am president of the Spartan Aviators organization. I also serve as membership outreach chair on Women in Aviation – Grand Rapids. I started flying with my grandfather in h... Read More »

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It’s time to apply for our incredibly awesome 2017 LadiesLoveTaildraggers scholarships!! Scholarships are open to women taildragger pilots & women who would like to earn a tailwheel endorsement. Check out our five scholarships –  STOL training, a Stick & Rudder Master Class and 3 Tailwheel Endorsement scholarships. Minimum age 18. Applications due by February 28, 2017.

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To encourage women everywhere to have fun flying taildraggers!

This blog isn’t about sitting on the ground dreaming about flying. It’s about empowering women to live their dream of flying a taildragger – just for the fun of it! We introduce ladies to aviation and encourage women to join the wonderful world of conventional aircraft. Ladies, membership is free. Please join us!

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Join me! First Migratory Bird Fly-In slated at 9I0 — General Aviation News

Join me! First Migratory Bird Fly-In slated at 9I0 — General Aviation News

Here’s a fly-in that is so far removed from the typical summer fly-in, so awesome, I have to fly there. If you are located anywhere in the Midwest please read up. I think you’ll agree and decide you’ve got to join me in the tiny town of Havana, Illinois on Saturday, March 11, 2017.... Read More »

Elizabeth Robertson     (Texas)

Elizabeth Robertson (Texas)

Elizabeth Robertson is based at KMFE, McAllen Miller International Airport, McAllen, Texas. I’m from south Texas approximately 20 mins from the Mexico border. Obtained my private in March 2016, currently working towards my instrument and commercial. Overall goal is to be able to teach at a Uni... Read More »

Sarina Houston    (North Carolina)

Sarina Houston (North Carolina)

Sarina Houston is based at KTTA, Raleigh Executive Jetport at Sanford-Lee County Airport, Sanford, North Carolina. Sarina was a 2016 LadiesLoveTaildraggers Tailwheel Endorsement Scholarship winner. I’m a career flight instructor and I work out of KTTA in North Carolina. I’ve been in avia... Read More »

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Amber Phillips     (Idaho)

Amber Phillips (Idaho)

Amber Phillips is based at KSZT, Sandpoint Airport, Sandpoint, Idaho. I work at a little airport during the week as the Supply Chain Coordinator at Quest Aircraft and then work at various airports or a lake (on the Seaplane) on the weekends. Winter is wrenching on the planes on the side, while sprin... Read More »

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The 2017 International Stinson Club Tailwheel Endorsement Scholarship

The 2017 International Stinson Club Tailwheel Endorsement Scholarship

I’m thrilled to report the International Stinson Club has entrusted LadiesLoveTaildraggers to award a Tailwheel Endorsement Scholarship on their behalf. I was just notified by lady taildragger pilot and Stinson 108 owner Lynn O’Donnell that their Board of Directors voted to give $1,000 t... Read More »

Christy Lesko       (Georgia)

Christy Lesko (Georgia)

Christy Lesko is based at KABY, Southwest Georgia Regional Airport, Albany, Georgia. I started out in maintenance as a crew chief on several different aircraft in both the Air Force and the Army. As a civilian I completed my A&P then IA and traveled extensively working on private jets & heli... Read More »

Jenn Kimball     (Florida)

Jenn Kimball (Florida)

Jenn Kimball is an ASEL pilot based at KBOW, Bartow Municipal Airport, Bartow, Florida. I started flying when I was 8 and accumulated lots of stick time in a Piper Arrow and a Cessna 140 regularly. Switched to gliders for a long time but didn’t take a checkride until I was 18 or 19 because I p... Read More »

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Hanging out with a Jug (P47 Thunderbolt) at Wings over Houston last year. One of my favorite airshows because I adore the variety of vintage airplanes and warbirds (most of which are of course taildraggers!). And always love to be able to represent LLT in any way! ... See MoreSee Less

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Lindsay KitsonI've heard crazy carpets make fantastic bottoms for skis. So slippery your biggest problem is stopping 😛

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2011 ultralight airbike, rotax 447, warp drive prop, BRS emergency parachute, rib stitched wings and tail feathers. $8,500 OBO, NO License Required to fly.

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Snapshot of me and my husband on our first takeoff together in our Cub! Bought it over Thanksgiving weekend and redid the interior, about to start repainting the exterior. Yesterday was a beautiful day for my first tailwheel lesson! ... See MoreSee Less

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Jill Wood TallmanBeautiful airplane!

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Gary BakewellLOVE it!

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James SchragDo you feel like you want to fly it, or get out and walk around on it?

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Lisa BucknerFun Fun Fun!!!! I learned in a Legend Cub. Fun plane. Great pic!!!

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Rachel WaiteHa! Love the Jets are for kids!

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Memories made that have lasted a lifetime for me.
I'm the littlest one next to my mom in the cockpit. 1961
This little taildragger is a Luscombe Silvaire. I can't remember what year the plane was.
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Joan MossTroy Airport. Troy, NY. The airport closed in 1964. 🙁

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Ken TurnerDid you all ride together?

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Linda Salvatore BerlCute picture of you all.

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