Courtney Smith is based at KCHD, Chandler Municipal Airport, Chandler, Arizona. I earned my tailwheel endorsement in a Citabria, and it made me a better pilot! 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 and how to get your fly-in tshirt!
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. Tshirts are pre-sale only and will be mailed to you 2 weeks before the fly-in.2015 Texas Fly-in Details & Registration Pre-order your LLT Fly-in tshirt
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
Debbie Baker is based at 03FA, Lake Persimmon Airstrip, Lake Placid, Florida. My taildragger is a 1941 Stinson 10-A, which I restored (A&P). It was a fun project, everything was done in house. We took my Stinson 10-A to Sun n Fun in Lakeland Fl in 1998. I received Best Antique Monoplane. My goal... Read More »
Here is one of the best airshow videos I’ve seen. Produced by Scott Slocum it’s a high impact, cram packed 4 minutes, edited to entertain even the most hyperactive among us. Totally awesome! Cameron is located in northwest Missouri and watching this video of their 2014 airshow makes me v... Read More »
Lisa Kienholz is based at KSZP, Santa Paula Airport, Santa Paula, California. I fell for Taildraggers over 35 years ago during my first general aviation flight, in my friend Al Fisher’s Aeronca Chief. We even did some dog fighting with a friend of Al’s – I couldn’t wipe the smile off my face. A few... 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
Willow Hetrick is based at PALH, Lake Hood Seaplane Base, Anchorage, Alaska. My name is Willow and I’ve lived in Alaska my entire life. I am an avid outdoorswoman and flying was a natural choice to better explore and adventure in Alaska. Through the years, I occasionally considered learning to... Read More »
Michelle Carter is based at KSZP, Santa Paula Airport, Santa Paula, California. My name is Michelle Carter, 22, and I received my Private Pilots license two summers ago at Santa Barbara Airport. Now you can find me at Santa Paula Airport flying a Piper J-3 Cub with my boyfriend, Sammy Mason. Nothing... Read More »
I always love it when video shows up unexpectedly, especially when it’s flying footage from a terrific event. I was happy as I could be when a friend gave me video he had taken at our fantastic “Circle Indy Grass Strips Flyout” — way back in 2013. The flyout was something I p... Read More »
Texas, here we come! The 2015 LadiesLoveTaildraggers Fly-in/Splash-in! KSLR, SULPHUR SPRINGS MUNICIPAL AIRPORT, TX FRIDAY to SUNDAY, MAY 29 – 31, 2015 EARLY ARRIVALS THURS, MAY 28 • 5000′ Hard-surface runway. 2000′ Grass runway. Municipally owned lake. • Home of Legend Cub • Campin... Read More »
Mary Alverson is based at KSGS, South St Paul Municipal Airport-Richard E Fleming Field, South St Paul, Minnesota. I own a 1969 Super Cub. It is on floats from May-Nov. I have a seaplane flight school in St. Paul and Brainerd Mn – Wings Over Water Seaplanes Training. Because it’s on flo... Read More »