Laura Noel is based at 7CO0, Parkland Airport, Erie, Colorado. I’m an avid general aviation pilot and always wanted to learn to fly a taildragger but didn’t have access to one. Last Spring a shiny Luscombe 8F became available and spurred me to find a place to lea... Read More »
Rohaise Firth-Butterfield is based at KILE, Skylark Field Airport, Killeen, Texas. Hi! I’m 19 years old, and a college student studying aviation. I have my private and instrument, which I got in Cessna 152s and Piper Archers. I love all flying and most of it has been i... 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
Brittney Miculka is based at KHYI, San Marcos Municipal Airport, San Marcos, Texas. I have always wanted to be a pilot, even without any flying family members. Thanks to student loans, I was able to earn most of my pilot ratings at the University of Illinois at KCMI. I’m a single and multi-eng... Read More »
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 taildragging thing and I’m ha... Read More »
I’m proving a lot can happen in 24 hours at Sun n Fun. 24 totally FUN hours meeting lady taildragger pilots and more! Here’s Sarah Wilson and her Jimmie Allen Stearman. Met a few of the crew from the Friends of Jenny project. More later on their awesome adventure. ... 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
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 »
ITINERARY LadiesLoveTaildraggers Texas Fly-in/Splash-in 2015 May 28 – May 31, 2015 KSLR Sulphur Springs Municipal Airport Early Arrivals, Thursday, May 28 – Beat the crowd! Fly in and set up camp or check into your motel – Breakfast & Lunch available till 2 pm across the street... Read More »
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 »