I had two free weeks after my internship and spent time working at Pioneer Airport, working at Airtronics, flying, and getting ready to move back to college. Today was my first day of classes. I’m looking forward to starting flight … Read More
Things are going great. Although my internship was supposed to end Friday, I was told I’m welcome to work as much as I want the next two weeks and still get paid. I’ve also got a lot of flights that … Read More
This morning I was interviewed for an article in EAA’s Sport Aviation magazine. Look for me in the October or November issue.
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
It was a hot and humid afternoon at Pioneer Airport today. I felt like I never sat still and I drank probably a gallon of water. We were busy with a lot of Young Eagles flights and Travel Air rides. … Read More
Okay, now I’m really feeling flying withdrawal syndrome. I haven’t flown in a couple of weeks and I see airplanes practically every day. I didn’t go to Dubuque to fly this weekend because there was some miscommunication and I couldn’t … Read More
Yesterday (Tuesday) I started my 10-week internship at Pioneer Airport. I did the paperwork and got some training, then was turned loose to work. I just happened to start on the right day too: I met Lane Wallace, a writer … Read More