What’s there not to love at Sun ‘n Fun? Trust me, it’s all good! Doesn’t matter if you’re just mildly interested in airplanes or if you’re an absolute aviation maniac, everybody finds their niche at Sun ‘n Fun. Mine is the taildraggi... Read More »
2015 LadiesLoveTaildraggers Fly-in!
The countdown’s begun for our next LadiesLoveTaildraggers Fly-in. Follow the links to all the fly-in details!
Look out Texas, here we come! The 2015 LLT Fly-in runs Friday, May 29 till Sunday, May 31 at KSLR, Sulphur Springs, TX. Everyone welcome but pre-registration required.2015 Texas Fly-in Details & Registration
To encourage women everywhere to have fun flying taildraggers!
This blog isn’t about ratings, hours in the logbook or owning an award winning airplane. It is about flying taildraggers just for the fun of it. We introduce ladies to aviation and encourage women (and men) to join the wonderful world of conventional aircraft!Lady tailwheel pilots around the world
SUN ‘n FUN, the international fly-in and expo held annually in the Sunshine state will be exploding into action tomorrow – Tuesday 4/21/15. SUN ‘n FUN runs April 21 – 26 and is always held at Lakeland Linder Regional Airport, Lakeland, Florida. I’ve been looking forward... Read More »
Terry Fiala is based at KAPA, Centennial Airport, Denver, Colorado. 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 in 2010. I own a C182 with my ... Read More »
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 ... Read More »
If you’re a woman who would like to join you only need recorded flying time in a tailwheel aircraft. We love student pilots!Register here
Vicki Coles is based at KVUO, Pearson Field Airport, Vancouver, Washington. 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 C150 unt... Read More »
Lara Gaerte is based at KGWB, De Kalb County Airport, Auburn, Indiana. 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 area are becoming more scarce. I gave my husband his tai... Read More »
It’s time to announce the recipients of this year’s LadiesLoveTaildraggers scholarships! We are awarding two: “Tailwheel Endorsement” Scholarship “Stick & Rudder Master Class” Scholarship . A total of 52 ladies applied. Our scholarship committee members have r... Read More »
How does a young woman who loves to fly, and REALLY wants to fly a taildragger, come up with the bucks to pay for it? It can be tough and extra money to spend on flying lessons can be hard to come by. In this case the answer lies with Jessica Voruda who is proving that thinking outside-the-box can p... Read More »
Pilots are the most resourceful and coolest people I know. Believe it or not, some of them are even men! (5 minutes published and I’ve already heard I’m “male-bashing”. FYI men, 2 back-to-back posts about men on LadiesLoveTaildraggers.) “Resourceful?” “Co... Read More »