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Volunteer Needed; LadiesLoveTaildraggers

Volunteer opportunity available on LadiesLoveTaildraggers Have I got the perfect little project for someone who would like to volunteer 1 hour a week to help keep our favorite taildraggin’ site up-to-date. Just one hour a week! Under our “Pilot Maps” tab, I’d love to find someone to do a weekly update of our Lady Taildraggers Google Maps. That means adding a little pink mar... Read More »

Greetings from the Gulf Coast from Sheila Mabbitt

Sheila Mabbitt has been working in the gulf coast area full-time with the clean up efforts pertaining to the oil spill. She will most likely be demobilized  later this week, however, before heading home she sent us these amazing pictures to post on Ladies Love Taildraggers.  These are incredible pictures - thanks Sheila for forwarding these and the information about your experience. After much tho... Read More »

Lady Taildraggers meet up at Oshkosh!

Tuesday, the gals from Ladies Love Taildraggers met up for lunch with the Back Country Pilots group. The above picture includes Lynn Gardner, Judy Birchler, Bonnie Ritchie, Dianne from Back Country Pilots, Lynn’s tailwheel friend whose name I’ve misplaced!, Jan Johnson, Linda Guthrie, Susan Theodorelos & Heather Gamble. Shortly after we took the group picture, Kelly Jeffries and he... Read More »

More Lady Taildraggers!!

Check out a few random pictures of some of my lady taildragger Facebook friends. Jessica Srigley active U.S. Air Force * Mel and Laura with Freye Shiller & the big Pitts Next is Lou Renz “21st September 09, at sunset  I achieved my life’s dream. Everything I have ever wanted to be came true.” Lou Renz based both California & UK * Lisa Broody at Sun N Fun 2010 * Yvonne Sch... Read More »

Flying a new Cubcrafters Sport Cub home

Here’s a post for everyone that has ever flown a truly monumental cross-country taildragger  flight and anyone that’s still plotting and planning where and how they are going to do it!   These shots were provided by our very own LLT’s Diana Votaw who purchased a new Cubcrafter’s Sport Cub S2 in 2008.  She picked it up at the factory in Yakima, Washington and departed on a s... Read More »

Jeanene Bishop (Minnesota)

Jeanene flies out of GPZ in Bovey, Minnesota.   Pictures pending. I have been a pilot since 1984. I learned in a tricycle gear but have flown only taildraggers since I got my license. I have my land/sea tickets and enjoy float flying very much. We fly skis in the Winter. I have two cute little Champs, NC 84976. Her name is Yellow Bird, and N249MM.  Her name is Minnie Mouse.   Both are down for res... Read More »

Pat Wegner (Wisconsin)

Pat Wegner owns and flys a 108 h.p. 1948 Stinson Voyager with a  Franklin engine based in Milwaukee, WI.  Please see her story provided by our friend, Ray Johnson, from the 2008 Marion, Indiana Flyin Drivein. Bright House Networks, Inge Harte, speaks with lady taildragger pilots Pat Wegner & Marge Balaz about their flying activities.  Both of these lady taildragger pilots encourage other women... Read More »