I was very sick all day and ended up seeing an emergency room doctor later because I had a high fever. Turned out to be a case of heat exhaustion. Also, in the morning I was shocked at the loss … Read More
I spent the morning at Pioneer Airport and the afternoon working with the Ford Tri-Motor / New Standard ticket sales. Later, I went out to eat in a group with our New Standard pilot, an Alaskan bush pilot, a pilot … 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