Fly Like It’s 1943!

The Fairchild PT-19 was used as a trainer during WWII. I'm a proud sponsor of the 1943 PT-19A owned by the Houston Wing of the Commemorative Air Force and finally got to [...]

May 24th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , |

My Ace in the Hole

Back when the Commemorative Air Force was here in New Orleans in late October of last year for the WWII AirPower Expo, I was so impressed once again by their [...]

Commercial Multi Engine Girl!

Oh hey there! Long time!  Sorry for the hiatus.  It’s just difficult to write about flying when you’re not, you know, flying.  But I finally took a few days off [...]

January 30th, 2016|Tags: , , , , |

And Then There Was One

Well, I’m back to being just a girl and her plane (singular).  After I bought a Piper Seneca II (Hail Big Chief), I sold my beloved Orion to a flight [...]

April 3rd, 2015|Tags: , , , , , , |

Interview with an Oshkosh Controller

Okay, so he clashes with my airplane with that pink shirt of his.  BUT that’s not just any pink shirt!  That is the uber cool shirt that denotes “I’m an [...]

August 23rd, 2012|Tags: , , , , , , |

Pilgrimage to Mecca, Part 1

Bet you didn’t know that Mecca is in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.  No?  Well, aviation mecca, I should say.  Oshkosh is home to the annual Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Airventure, the largest [...]

July 31st, 2012|Tags: , , , , |