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‘International’ Gals

Charlotte Zeederberg     (Australia)

Charlotte Zeederberg (Australia)

  Charlotte Zeederberg is from St Huberts Island, NSW Australia. I am an ex-South African, who learned to fly just before my 40th birthday in South Africa, and now fly a Tiger Moth out of an airfield, North of Sydney, Australia. My husband and I immigrated to Australia 6 years ago and we fly out of the ‘Home of the Tiger Moth’, Luskintyre airfield, NSW. My husband restored our Tig... Read More »

Wendy Hinchcliffe     (UK)

Wendy Hinchcliffe (UK)

Wendy Hinchcliffe is based at Spanhoe Airport, Spanhoe, England. I learned to fly straight after leaving school in the 1970s in a Cessna Aerobat. After getting my licence I joined a group flying a Chipmunk which I had seen flying and fallen in love with. Also met my husband there!! Bought a Piper PA20 Pacer with a friend and we had a lot of fun going to fly-ins and events. Stopped flying to start ... Read More »

Sandra Proulx     (Canada)

Sandra Proulx (Canada)

Sandra Proulx is based at CYAV, St. Andrews Airport, Manitoba, Canada. I am a Class 1 Flight Instructor (highest rating of instructor in Canada) at Harv’s Air, at St Andrews Airport in Manitoba, Canada. I’ve been flying for 13 years, and been flying taildraggers for most of that time as well. I learned how to fly a Citabria shortly after completing my Private Pilot Licence, and did my ... Read More »

Lindsay Kitson     (Canada)

Lindsay Kitson (Canada)

Lindsay Kitson is based at CYAV, St. Andrews Airport, St. Andrews, Manitoba, Canada. My instructor’s favourite plane is the Citabria and that’s the plane they teach aerobatics in at my flight school, so it took no encouragement at all to make me want to learn it. I love the challenge, but I really couldn’t say what it is about the taildragger planes that I like about them. I aske... Read More »

Jill Oakes     (Canada)

Jill Oakes (Canada)

Jill Oakes is based at CJL5, Winnipeg/Lyncrest Airport, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The first plane I owned was a Citabaria 7ECA on skis, traded it for a C170B with retractable skis, which I flew while building my AcroSport II, C-GGOJ, a plans-built biplane designed by the late Paul Poberezny. A couple of years ago I was honoured to fly Vintage Wings of Canada’s antique Finch from Manitoba t... Read More »

Lynne Westnage     (UK)

Lynne Westnage (UK)

Lynne Westnage is based at EGTN, Enstone Aerofield, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom. I learnt to fly in 1997 & have flown Cessna C150/152, Piper PA28 then had a share in a Taylorcraft TC21. Currently I own a Pitts Special S1-C. Fifinella came from the USA & used to display. She was built in 1978 by Gordan Goodrich and was registered N9GG. I currently have around 550 hours flying ̵... Read More »

Ellie Carter     (UK)

Ellie Carter (UK)

11 Year old Ellie Carter is one determined little lady who knows what she loves. Welcome to LadiesLoveTaildraggers, Ellie! Ellie has an incredible story, has received time in a  J3 Cub and has flown out of Lower Upham Airfield, Southampton, Hampshire, UK. AND she loves the mother-load taildragger, the U-2.   I love science and maths and physics and when I was 5 years old I became fascinated with h... Read More »

Erissa Yong-Wilson     (British Columbia)

Erissa Yong-Wilson (British Columbia)

Erissa Yong-Wilson is based at CYPK, Pitt Meadows Regional Airport, Pitt Meadows, BC. I fly a Cessna 182Q. I spent time with Jeannie MacPherson in Helena learning to fly in her Super Decath. Jeanne McPherson & I go back 10 years, with Sparky Imeson as our common friend. He first taught me to fly in his 170B and then we bought a C180 together in 2004. We flew 150 hours into all sorts of canyons... Read More »

Tenae Kear     (Australia)

Tenae Kear (Australia)

Tenae Kear is 16 years old and based at YADG, Adelaide, South Australia. I am 16 and a taildragger pilot! I fly the Sport Cub from Cubcrafters. I love traildraggers! They are so much fun and make great pilots, you really have to take control of the aircraft! I have done 99% of my flying in a taildragger and I would not have it any other way! Even as I progress in my flying, and I cannot fly them a... Read More »

Veronique Beringer     (France)

Veronique Beringer (France)

Veronique Beringer is based at LFNA, Gap Tallard Airport, near Fouillouse, France. I fly a French design taildragger called Souris-Bulle (Mouse-bubble) that I have built with some friends of my Control Line model airclub. It is made of wood, very light (597lb), two seats tandem, and powered by an in-line 4 cylinder 4 stroke 75hp Walter Mikron. I fly in the Alps where I live with my husband and fam... Read More »

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