Made another trip to the casino today. Jim and I were craving the buffet for some reason. We arrived mid-afternoon and flew back after dark. We’ve made this trip several times now, and it’s always a fun excuse to go flying. … Read More
My flight student Jordan planned a dual cross-country flight from Green Bay to Madison and back today. It was a good lesson with the real-world mission of visiting his brother. We joined him for a late lunch. Jordan got to … Read More
One of my newer students and I had a pretty neat backdrop for his maneuvers practice this evening! We found an area of clear air to work with as snow showers moved in from the west.
Brennand Airport (79C) in Neenah is changing hands. The airport’s owner, Ted had to sell it for health reasons. He seems to have found just the right person for the job. More on that in a future post. A small … Read More
I flew to Iola with Jim today for the annual fall chili fly-in at Central County Airport in Iola. The fall colors are showing more now. Weather was nice and the chili was good. The crowd didn’t seem as big … Read More
Flight student Michael and I saw the big corn maze at Schopf’s Hilltop Dairy in Door County today. Sturgeon Bay Hard to see in the picture, but the corn maze says “Cookie for President” at the top, with Cookie … Read More
My student Kelly and I had a good cross-country in the Cessna 172 this afternoon. We flew from Green Bay to Wisconsin Rapids to Antigo and back. The fall colors are starting to show. The air was unstable and it … Read More
All I can say is, eeeew. Our hot weather has turned the Fox River, parts of Lake Winnebago, and some other bodies of water a yucky green color with algae. Algae Bloom on the Fox River North of Appleton