Tag: Tailwheel


Husky Flight From Arizona to Wyoming – Video

22

Jul 2013

Husky Flight From Arizona to Wyoming – Video

I recently had the opportunity to fly an Aviat Husky A-1C from Arizona, through the mountains to Alpine Wyoming. Along the route I encountered Thunderstorms, high winds and blue skies. It was an amazing day. I squeezed 7 hours of flying into a short 3 min video. I hope you enjoy it.


Touch and Go Landings in our Cessna 195 – Video

19

Jun 2013

Touch and Go Landings in our Cessna 195 – Video

If I have an hour to spare, I can’t think of a better way to spend it than doing laps in the pattern and doing some landings. We took Estelle out to stretch her legs in the pattern at Hawthorne Airport. None of the landings were great, but they were great fun. The second lap in the pattern we decide to “go around” and we...

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Ladies Love Tail Draggers

07

Dec 2012

Ladies Love Tail Draggers

Judy, from Ladies Love Tail Draggers writes “LadiesLoveTaildraggers is an organization for women who LOVE THE FUN of flying taildraggers! We’re from every walk of life, every age group, with every possible rating – from student pilot to U2 pilot. One thing has brought us all together … an undeniable passion for flying taildraggers. We hope you enjoy the 2012 LadiesLoveTaildraggers Christmas video. Join us...

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Estelle Goes to Oshkosh – Part 1 – 6

30

Sep 2012

Estelle Goes to Oshkosh – Part 1 – 6

Fresh out of the paint shop, Estelle is ready to show the world her new look. So we are flying to Oshkosh for the worlds biggest gathering of aircraft. First stop, Tucson, AZ, where we catch up with an old friend, Ash Vij. In the second episode, Estelle flies from Tucson AZ to Roswell NM where she encounters high winds. In Roswell, Ken and Michael...

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Progress is Beautiful

27

Sep 2012

Progress is Beautiful

The North American AT6 Restoration continues and we are already getting painted parts back. We have pulled everything we are intending to pull and now it’s time to clean, refurbish and replace. The decision was made to rebuild and repaint the landing gear, the parts were serviceable and seal kits are available. We disassembled the gear legs and a friend helped out and painted them....

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Picking Up Estelle, Videos 1-3

11

Jul 2012

Picking Up Estelle, Videos 1-3

In this episode, Wingster takes posession of of its new airplane, Estelle, Michael gets some instruction in the safe operation of a Cessna 195, and tailwheel troubles provide an opportunity to take a short tour of Goodland, Kansas.