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Who Are These Ladies And That Taildragger Thing?!

Who Are These Ladies And That Taildragger Thing?!

“Who are these ladies and that taildragger thing?” words written and dramatically performed by Kelly Jeffries, part of her hilarious ‘Haunted Flying Dash’ song. And now, adding to the fun, here’s a video treat from Kelly sure to make everyone sm... Read More »

S’cuse Me While I Kiss The Sky!

S’cuse Me While I Kiss The Sky!

I’ve hosted the LadiesLoveTaildraggers website for 9 years and it’s put me in a very fortunate position. When I’m lucky I receive unexpected little treats via email – sincere, heartfelt, and genuine messages from ladies, and sometime gentlemen, that s... Read More »

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To encourage women everywhere to have fun flying taildraggers!

This blog isn’t about sitting on the ground dreaming about flying. It’s about empowering women to live their dream of flying a taildragger – just for the fun of it! We introduce ladies to aviation and encourage women to join the wonderful world of conventional gear aircraft. Ladies, membership is free. Please join us!

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Back by Popular Demand, Live. Love. Fly. Ladies Fit Tshirts!

Back by Popular Demand, Live. Love. Fly. Ladies Fit Tshirts!

Show off what you LOVE with this fun tshirt! The Live. Love. Fly. T is back by request, this time in a ladies fit (rather than the earlier unisex style). They are Black LAT™ T’s in a Soft Fine Jersey, 100% Cotton, Longer Length. $25.00. SHIPPING INCLUDED! Soft and comfy, slightly longer... Read More »

Elisa Maria DENVY Aerobatics Training

Elisa Maria DENVY Aerobatics Training

Austrian aerobatic pilot Elisa Maria Bretterebner is fantastically exhilarated about flying and it’s bound to be contagious. Elisa lives and breathes gliders, Super Cubs, Super Decathlons, Extra 300’s and I’m guessing anything else she can get her hands on. Elisa says, “My so... Read More »

Laura Doornbos     (Illinois)

Laura Doornbos (Illinois)

Laura Doornbos is based at KBMI, Central Illinois Regional Airport, Bloomington, Illinois. I flew in my first taildragger at 10 days old, thanks to my mom and dad who were both pilots and owned a Cessna 170 (straight model). As a kid our family trips and vacations revolved around where the 170 could... Read More »

Help me write our Scholarship!

Help me write our Scholarship!

That’s right. With your help, we can write the perfect Ladies Love Taildraggers Scholarship Application. GoFundMe donations have passed the 80% mark, and although we need to raise at least $5000 to proceed with advertising the 2019 LadiesLoveTaildraggers Scholarships, I’m beginning to th... Read More »

Stephanie Bensinger     (Florida)

Stephanie Bensinger (Florida)

Stephanie Bensinger is based at 9FL1, Flying W Air Ranch Airport, Bushnell, Florida. Soloed in 1984 and flew ultralights until Sport Pilot came along. I now build, repair, and fly Experimentals. I’ve been planning to join for a while now, and a trip I just took with my BFF in a taildragger triggered... Read More »

Abbey Cross     (California)

Abbey Cross (California)

Abbey Cross is based at KLPC, Lompoc Airport, Lompoc, California. Aviation obsessed. About to take my PPL checkride. Separating from the military to embark on this awesome journey to the airlines. Ratings: AGI (Advanced Ground Instructor), current Student pilot (checkride scheduled for this Tuesday!... Read More »

Cassandra Bradley     (Florida)

Cassandra Bradley (Florida)

Cassandra Bradley is based at X55, Mid Florida Airport, Eustis, Florida. I’m a 47 year old network administrator. Married but separated. I never had any children but I love my kitties! My uncle used to be a flight instructor many years ago and used to take me for rides in his Cessna 175 back w... Read More »

Humbled and Grateful: My Tailwheel Endorsement Experience

Humbled and Grateful: My Tailwheel Endorsement Experience

One thing I ask of all LadiesLoveTaildraggers’ scholarship winners is to write a short article about their experience. It’s great feedback for me and it’s a thank you to everyone who donates to our scholarship program. It’s also validation of the positive effects of additiona... Read More »

Natalia Kerr     (Florida)

Natalia Kerr (Florida)

Natalia Kerr is based at KISM, Kissimmee Gateway Airport, Orlando, Florida. I’m Natalia! 19 years old. Born and raised in Scotland but moved to Florida when I was 8. Dad was a pilot in his younger years and I aspire to be a female aerobatic pilot! I’m also an avid equestrian, model, photographer, co... Read More »

Caitlin Evans     (Indiana)

Caitlin Evans (Indiana)

Caitlin Evans is based at KTYQ, Indianapolis Executive Airport, Indianapolis, Indiana. Hi, I’m a former flight attendant and student pilot. Please let me know if you come across anyone in Indiana or Florida who needs someone to detail their aircraft or who needs a study buddy! I’m up for... Read More »

 

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Featured Videos

Ladies Love Taildraggers 2018 Video!!

Ladies Love Taildraggers 2018 Video!!

This new LadiesLoveTaildraggers’ video is buzzing with excitement and CONFIDENCE!  Crank up the volume then smile when you see your favorite lad... Read More »

The 2017 LLT Fly-in VIDEO!!!

The 2017 LLT Fly-in VIDEO!!!

Pump up your volume then sit back and enjoy the 2017 LadiesLoveTaildraggers Poplar Grove Fly-in video! How in the world did we do it all in just 3 day... Read More »

Summertime 2016 LadiesLoveTaildraggers Video!

Summertime 2016 LadiesLoveTaildraggers Video!

The number of lady taildragger pilots appears to be growing and so does the fun they’re having. If you’re a tailwheel pilot that’s g... Read More »

‘Let It Shine’, LadiesLoveTaildraggers New Video!!

‘Let It Shine’, LadiesLoveTaildraggers New Video!!

Ladies, here’s your latest video which leaves no doubt you love flying your taildraggers — or anybody else’s! Cheers to the Popular ... Read More »

Merry Christmas 2015 video from LadiesLoveTaildraggers!

Merry Christmas 2015 video from LadiesLoveTaildraggers!

Merry Christmas to you from our lady taildragger pilots! Many ladies submitted pictures and videos and the combined collection turned into an oh-so-ch... Read More »

LLT YouTube Video ‘Got My Mind Set On YOU!’

LLT YouTube Video ‘Got My Mind Set On YOU!’

Ladies, here’s a blast from the past with pilots and planes you just might recognize! It’s the “Got My Mind Set On YOU!” Ladie... Read More »

‘I Fly Because I Can’ LadiesLoveTaildraggers’ Video

‘I Fly Because I Can’ LadiesLoveTaildraggers’ Video

Hope you enjoy this new LadiesLoveTaildraggers’ video! There’s a lot to love about taildraggers – and the ladies who fly them! For d... Read More »

The Gals that Blazed The Trail – Then & Now Video

The Gals that Blazed The Trail – Then & Now Video

Girls, hope you enjoy this latest LadiesLoveTaildraggers video. Like most of you, I am in awe of and have a true appreciation for all the women pilots... Read More »

“Ladies Who Fly” Video

“Ladies Who Fly” Video

Hot off the press, the new “Ladies Who Fly” ….. Taildraggers video! See some fantastic shots of some of the beautiful sights the gir... Read More »

New Ladies Love Taildraggers “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun!” Video

New Ladies Love Taildraggers “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun!” Video

Hope you enjoy this new Lady Taildraggers video! It was fun adding some of our new taildragger gals and new pictures from some that have been on LLT a... Read More »