I spent Valentine’s Day weekend falling in love with a little airport in southern California. I was in California February 13-16 to attend an AeroScholars facilitator training event at Flabob Airport in Riverside. AeroScholars is a program offering online … Read More
He’d been promising me a ride for a year, and the pilot of the Stearman biplane based at Brennand Airport finally got the chance to do that. It was a nice clear evening when I strapped myself into the front … Read More
I was lucky to get another ride in the New Standard today, and I’m finally convinced that a person needs earplugs in the thing! What a fun airplane.
I got a ride in the very rare New Standard biplane today at Pioneer Airport. It’s a big five-seat open-cockpit biplane. This is the 30th type of airplane I have flown in and it’s definitely the strangest.
Friday, July 5th was about three times as busy as usual at Pioneer Airport. We had 243 visitors– So many that we even pulled out the Ford Tri-Motor and filled it twice! This weekend a new airplane arrived at Pioneer. … Read More
This morning I got my first ride in the 1929 Travel Air E-4000 open cockpit biplane at Pioneer Airport. I got quite a fun ride with several maneuvers! I now have a new sales pitch for this great airplane, and … Read More