Simona Doxan is based in Arizona and has flown out of E68 Estrella Sailport, AZ67 El Tiro Gliderport, A39 Ak-Chin Regional Airport and CHD Chandler Municipal Airport, Chandler, Arizona. I started flying sailplanes when I was a teenager and become a glider pilot when I was 19... Read More »
“It is still amazing to me that I built this thing from the ground up and now it flies. The first time she left the ground was amazing!!!!” Becky Breckenridge I am honored to post these comments and video by Becky Breckenridge. Becky recently accomplished her goa... Read More »
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.
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!Register for membership
Jessica Vysoky is based at KCPS, St Louis Downtown Airport, Cahokia/St Louis. Jessica is a student pilot who would like to earn her tailwheel endorsement. I am a former flight attendant turned airplane junkie. I plan to fly for the airlines eventually but want to make awesome memories along the way... Read More »
Lauren Williams is flies at KJQF Concord Regional Airport, KUZA Rock Hill, & 14A Lake Norman Airpark, North Carolina. I have loved aviation since I was 4 years old. I have flown in a few different regions of the US including California and North Carolina. I am working toward becoming an airline ... Read More »
Marie Zeffer is based at KARB, Ann Arbor Municipal Airport, Ann Arbor, Michigan. After my first small plane ride at age 7, I wanted to be a pilot when I grew up. However, wearing corrective lenses prevented that. My 50th birthday present to myself was getting my private pilot license. I figured it ... Read More »
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Lady pilots, it’s time to apply for our 2017 Ladies Love Taildraggers’ scholarships. I’m thrilled to report we have FIVE Scholarships available! Are you a nosewheel pilot who would love to fly a taildragger? We have three awesome Tailwheel Endorsement Scholarships. Are you a lady taildragger p... Read More »
Jennifer DiCecco is based at 1N1, Sandia Airpark Estates East Airport, Edgewood, New Mexico. Came from flying family. I like to fly low and slow without any particular place to go. Why do you love flying taildraggers? The fun challenge that nose wheels don’t offer. What’s your dream ta... Read More »
Pick up the latest edition of AOPA Pilot Magazine, the January 2017 issue, and you’ll see a surprising sight; an aerial shot of a worn, old Cessna 180 Skywagon, not the usual award winning aircraft you’re expecting. The beautiful old bird is polished aluminum with faded and chipped black... Read More »
Woohoo for you and for me!! THREE awesome lady taildragger pilots based at C77 have taken on the BIG task of hosting our 2017 LadiesLoveTaildraggers Fly-in and I’m about as happy as a gal can get. Truth is, I am far away, kicked back while these ladies are busy planning our 2017 LLT fly-in. Ah... Read More »
Dorinda Morpeth is based at KCSG, Columbus Airport, Columbus, Georgia. Started learning about airplanes as a teenager in the Civil Air Patrol in the Wash DC area. Got my private pilot licence at 40, and continued training thru CFI. Bought a 1961 Piper Colt that was a local airplane and flew it for m... Read More »