I want an early Cessna 180- 57’ to 59’ are my preferred years. Find the airplane that best suits your mission and that is in your budget, they said. OK. An early Cessna 182 will do 90% (or insert whatever high percentage you want here) of the things that a 180 will do, they said. … [Read more…]
This is a video that I put together to showcase the new airplane and me learning how to fly it. Taildraggers are the type of airplane that I always wanted to fly. They command your full attention and require you to literally “Stay on your toes” the entire time you are moving to maintain directional … [Read more…]
Off Airport Gear Promo!!!
Well, after much toil, tribulation, calling, emailing, talking, thinking, weighing, thinking, talking, driving, etc…..(you all can relate) I finally bought myself a flying contraption. I went from Pacers, to S7’s, to Kitfoxes, to Maules, to Super Cubs, Citabria’s…………anyway, I looked at em all. I wanted something that would be good to learn in, easy on … [Read more…]
Of course, graduating to an true “Backcountry” aviator is a process. Every pilot I have ever talked to is always willing to learn something new. Anyone who isn’t probably won’t be long for this aviation world. The information available is seemingly endless and I always feel like there is something to take away from every … [Read more…]
We are another step closer to getting Off Airport Gear flying!!! We got some of the incorporation paperwork back just to learn that there was more! Of course, hope for the best and expect the worst. More updates coming soon!