The first Wisconsin Flying Hamburger Social of the year was held at Marshfield, WI tonight. Keith and Colleen Mustain, Peter Carlson, and I flew over in Keith’s RV-10. Stormy weather threatened that area but we lucked out with it staying … Read More
I took myself for a quick Ercoupe ride on this irresistibly calm evening. Can’t remember the last time I flew it. The air was so smooth that some smoke drifting into the lake didn’t even rise.
A nice Cessna 152 with a newly overhauled engine needed some time put on it, and the owner was wondering if I could help while he was gone. Well, twist my arm… I circled around the area for an hour … Read More
This week’s forecast is full of doom and gloom, with a major snowstorm predicted. As of yesterday, this area still had not seen any snow. I had four flight lessons to teach over the weekend. We all took advantage of … Read More
Above & left: Here’s just a small sampling of the dozens if not hundreds of ice shanties on Lake Poygan. I’m not sure if I’ve ever seen so many there. Below: Lake Winnebago. This lake has race tracks, ice roads, … Read More
It had been… oh… at least two weeks since my last flight. To me as a flight instructor, that’s a millenium. Today it finally wasn’t too bitterly cold or windy. I knew I had a night flight scheduled but I … Read More