Danielle Rentsch is based at FYOM, Omaruru, Namibia & Switzerland and operates Travel Air Safaris in Africa. This lady knows how to live! She forwarded pictures today that are so spectacular, I couldn’t wait to show ’em off! From Danielle’s website,Trav... Read More »
It’s summertime and I’m raring to fly. With a little luck I can get away from my day job for a few days and fly to my heart’s content. I’m looking for willing participants to fly along with me, spending a few days flying low and slow over middle Ameri... Read More »
Aviation Dream Quilt Raffle! Amazing but true, Kelly ‘RV8’ Jeffries commissioned an expert quilt artist to design and make an Aviation Dream Quilt as a donation to the LLT Scholarship fund. The quilt is now complete and awesome! Raffle tickets just $20! Follow the link to photos and details.
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
Please proceed with caution. The story you are about to read, paired with 20 striking photos, will surely send you Googling “Alaska skiplane flying”. Thank you to LadiesLoveTaildraggers’ member Vanessa Jump Nelson for submitting a sensational story! Vanessa is based at Stark’s Twin... Read More »
Great news! LadiesLoveTaildraggers made two female, nose-wheel pilots very happy today. We awarded two additional Tailwheel Endorsement Scholarships which brings the 2016 scholarships awarded in 2016 to a fantastic 4. The scholarships were a combined donation from Tailwheels Etc. and LadiesLoveTaild... Read More »
Leanne Powers is based at KEMT, El Monte Airport, El Monte, California. Longtime vintage airplane nut who grew up bumming rides from pilots at the local airport. Started my primary certificate in January 2015 in a tricycle-gear airplane, soloed in March of that year, and did my first tailwheel lesso... 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
Self proclaimed LadiesLoveTaildraggers poet laureate Kelly Jeffries out-did herself this year at the LLT flyin. Kelly has a long history of surprising our group with entertaining and oh-so-insightful poems at our fly-ins and this year may be the best yet. Kelly writes her own poems and, word’s... Read More »
Texas, we love you! The 2016 LadiesLoveTaildraggers Texas fly-in is history now. Those who fought their way by air or automobile to KSLR have some great memories and, no doubt, many new flying friends. With the help of airport manager, Joey Baker, we had a wonderful fly-in, in spite of the marginal... Read More »
‘Awesome on steroids’ is the word on today’s LadiesLoveTaildraggers Texas fly-in! An upbeat comment like that usually doesn’t jive with 500 foot a.m. ceilings or the fact that we had to nix our fly-out poker run, but the crappy flying weather turned out to be a blessing in di... Read More »
The LadiesLoveTaildraggers Texas Fly-in has been a long time in the making and officially kicks-off tomorrow (Friday). The weather hasn’t exactly been our friend but it has allowed seven planes to sneak in as early arrivals; my Rans S7, a Supercub, a Stearman, a Maule, a Dornier and two RV7s. ... Read More »