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Shoes? Who thinks about shoes before flying? by Lou Radecki

Shoes? Who thinks about shoes before flying? by Lou Radecki

Shoes? Who thinks about shoes before flying? Submitted by Lou Radecki In some airplanes you just might have to think about proper footwear. The issue is having a feel for the rudder control while not interfering with the rudder pedals or brakes. The very best shoes for pilots of tailwheel airplanes are casual Driving Shoes. (Driving shoes as in loafers, not the fireproof boots worn by NASCAR drive... Read More »

Take a Peek. Look Who’s Coming to our Texas Fly-in!

Take a Peek. Look Who’s Coming to our Texas Fly-in!

It’s always fun to see a few of your fellow pilots registered to attend our LadiesLoveTaildraggers flyin. This slide show isn’t complete – I don’t have pictures of all the ladies registered but it’s a good start. Sorry guys, not many pretty pictures of you! If you’re a woman flying to our TX fly-in, please send me your picture! LadyTaildraggers@gmail.com.  Each ... Read More »

Magee & Peeps Go Flying – the funnest way to meet a LLT Scholarship Winner!

Magee & Peeps Go Flying – the funnest way to meet a LLT Scholarship Winner!

Brittany Reinbolt from Searcy, Arkansas was our 2016 LadiesLoveTaildraggers Tailwheel Endorsement Scholarship winner. Brittany is scheduled to spend a few days at Sister’s Airport, Bend, Oregon in early July with our bud, Brian Lansburgh, and earn her tailwheel endorsement. A HUGE thank you to Brian for donating his time and his C140 so Brittany can receive her endorsement.  Before you check... Read More »

Our Generous Gentlemen

Our Generous Gentlemen

While hosting the LadiesLoveTaildraggers website, and hopefully encouraging more women to fly taildraggers, one of the most delightful and unexpected surprises has been the generosity of the Men Folk. The guys really have been big supporters and fans of our awesome lady taildragger pilots and taildragger pilot wannabes. Don’t get me wrong, the same goes for the ladies, but it’s extra s... Read More »

Funk Aircraft Tshirts Now Available!

Funk Aircraft Tshirts Now Available!

Thanks to your overwhelmingly positive response to our ‘Funk Aircraft’ tshirt design, the t’s have arrived and my screen-printer is printing away! Tshirts are now available for purchase. There are two styles; an Aqua V-neck Ladies Fit and a Turquoise Unisex/Men’s style, pictured below. Click on either photo for redirection on the LLT Store where you’ll find all the de... Read More »

Some Secrets for Scholarship Success

Some Secrets for Scholarship Success

The following article was written by lady taildragger pilot and LLT Scholarship Committee member, Kelly Jeffries. Kelly flies captain for American Airlines and is a proud RV8 owner. Some Secrets for Scholarship Success This unsolicited article is for all of you out there that have either applied for a LLT scholarship and didn’t get one, or, you are thinking of applying. In fact, what I’... Read More »

One great day at Sunny Sun ‘n Fun

One great day at Sunny Sun ‘n Fun

Wow, Wow, Wow – today was a fantastic day at Sun ‘n Fun. Granted, your idea of fun has to be lots of lady taildragger pilots, lots of fantastic taildraggers and warm sunshine!  I won’t bog you down with details, just a few, since it’s late and tomorrow’s Sun ‘n Fun is just hours away. The pictures tell the story way better than me anyway. A totally cool day day ... Read More »

The Wonderful World of Obsession

The Wonderful World of Obsession

This is about the wonderful world of obsession as it relates to one lady taildragger pilot. And mind you, not just any obsession. By definition, obsession is a state in which someone thinks about something constantly or frequently in a way that is not normal. Seriously? A lady taildraggers pilot not normal? Well just maybe. Obsession is a crazy thing but lady taildragger pilots do not obsess about... Read More »

The Winners of the LadiesLoveTaildraggers Scholarships are…..

The Winners of the LadiesLoveTaildraggers Scholarships are…..

I couldn’t be happier to announce this year’s recipients of our LadiesLoveTaildraggers’ Scholarships. We had so many incredible applicants that choosing just two proved to be extremely difficult. Ultimately, these two fine ladies were named the winners! Tailwheel Endorsement Scholarship: Brittany Reinbolt from Searcy, Arkansas. Age 31, she has 536+ hours TT and has her Commercial... Read More »

3″ Stickers can Support our 2016 LLT Fly-In!

3″ Stickers can Support our 2016 LLT Fly-In!

Here’s your chance to support the LadiesLoveTaildraggers organization and get some cool stickers in the process! Donate and receive 3″ x 3″ LLT Stickers! They are conversational (to say the least) and a way you can help with the financial overhead of this year’s LadiesLoveTaildraggers fly-in. There has never been a fee to attend a LLT fly-in and we are not starting now! All proceeds fr... Read More »

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