Archive for April, 2012:

First High Performance/Complex Flight – Piper Cherokee Six

After nearly 3 years of flying Cessna 172’s and 152’s, the opportunity to fly a different airplane finally came along on April 30th 2012. The aircraft was a 1969 Piper Cherokee Six. How did I get so lucky?  The opportunity took almost 4 months to arrange.  There is rarely a week that goes by where

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Why Wautoma?

Why would anyone fly to Wautoma municipal Airport (Y50) ?  As any great philosopher might say, Why Not?  Recently the AOPA proposed a challenge to its members to log 5 hours visiting 5 different airports over 50NM  apart.  In addition to this challenge, Rose Dorcey recently shared her story with my local EAA Chapter of

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