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 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 »
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
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 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 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 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 »
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 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 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 »