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Join me! First Migratory Bird Fly-In slated at 9I0 — General Aviation News

Join me! First Migratory Bird Fly-In slated at 9I0 — General Aviation News

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. Yes, yes, I know…. hundreds of thousands of migratory birds flying in the same area as our de... Read More »

Christina Tindle’s Woman Wise AWEsome Adventures Workshop

Christina Tindle’s Woman Wise AWEsome Adventures Workshop

Christina Tindle’s 2017 Woman Wise AWEsome Adventures Workshop! July 6 – 9, 2017 Cascade, Idaho In this workshop, Aviation is a tool that propels participants to push performance ….and joy, the Adventure-STEM way. WWAA 2017 will be in Cascade, Idaho this summer for access to Cascade Lake (about 60 miles N of Boise) for float plane instruction. Everyone will stay at the lovely Ash... Read More »

Please take this quick POLL!

Please take this quick POLL!

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The 2017 International Stinson Club Tailwheel Endorsement Scholarship

The 2017 International Stinson Club Tailwheel Endorsement Scholarship

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 to LadiesLoveTaildraggers’ scholarship program. Woohoo International Stinson Club! This is awes... Read More »

“All About  Me” paraphrased is “What’s Up With Judy?!”

“All About Me” paraphrased is “What’s Up With Judy?!”

“What’s up?” is a question I’ve been hearing a lot lately. Some people know I recently made a life changing decision and, of course, they’re curious and want to know the details. I’m still trying to understand the details! If you don’t know me, let me start by explaining I don’t fly for a living. I am (was) a purchasing agent for a very successful in... Read More »

Rosebud’s First Flight!

Rosebud’s First Flight!

“It is still amazing to me that I built this thing from the ground up and now it flies. The first time she left the ground was amazing!!!!” Becky Breckenridge I am honored to post these comments and video by Becky Breckenridge. Becky recently accomplished her goal of building and flying her own plans-built (not a kit) Christavia MK-1 taildragger. She affectionately named her beautiful ... Read More »

Becky Breckenridge     (Oregon)

Becky Breckenridge (Oregon)

Here’s an update including some great news from Becky Breckenridge! Becky is based at 7S9, Lenhardt Airpark, Hubbard, Oregon. I have spent the last seven and a half years building my Christavia MK-1. It is a plans built, not a kit. It has a chromoly steel tubing fuselage (that I welded) and is covered in fabric. The wings are wood ribs and spar also covered in fabric. My husband was very val... Read More »

Applications now being accepted for 2017 LadiesLoveTaildraggers Scholarships

Applications now being accepted for 2017 LadiesLoveTaildraggers Scholarships

Lady pilots, it’s time to apply for our 2017 Ladies Love Taildraggers’ scholarships. I’m thrilled to report we have SIX Scholarships available! Are you a nosewheel pilot who would love to fly a taildragger? We have four awesome Tailwheel Endorsement Scholarships. Are you a lady taildragger pilot who would like to sharpen your tailwheel skills? We have two fantastic scholarships with top-notc... Read More »

Katie Pribyl, cover article, January 2017 AOPA Pilot Magazine

Katie Pribyl, cover article, January 2017 AOPA Pilot Magazine

Pick up the latest edition of AOPA Pilot Magazine, the January 2017 issue, and you’ll see a surprising sight; an aerial shot of a worn, old Cessna 180 Skywagon, not the usual award winning aircraft you’re expecting. The beautiful old bird is polished aluminum with faded and chipped black & aqua blue paint – and it is magnificent. When I saw it, my interest soared and complete... Read More »

LadiesLoveTaildraggers 2017 Fly-in Notice

LadiesLoveTaildraggers 2017 Fly-in Notice

Woohoo for you and for me!! THREE awesome lady taildragger pilots based at C77 have taken on the BIG task of hosting our 2017 LadiesLoveTaildraggers Fly-in and I’m about as happy as a gal can get. Truth is, I am far away, kicked back while these ladies are busy planning our 2017 LLT fly-in. Ahhh, life is good! 🙂 #1 Kelly Jeffries: RV8 taildragger pilot, captain for American Airlines and the ... Read More »

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