Taildragger Tales: My Late-Blooming Romance with a Piper Cub and Her Younger Sisters

Taildragger Tales My Late Blooming Romance with a Piper Cub and Her Younger Sisters Dan Ford learned to fly at the age when most men are well into retirement In this short book he tells how it was to have a flight instructor one third his age makes a Sentimental Journey to the Pen

  • Title: Taildragger Tales: My Late-Blooming Romance with a Piper Cub and Her Younger Sisters
  • Author: Daniel Ford
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 145
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Dan Ford learned to fly at the age when most men are well into retirement In this short book, he tells how it was to have a flight instructor one third his age , makes a Sentimental Journey to the Pennsylvania airport where the Piper Cub first saw the light of day practices spins and aerobatic turns in a Great Lakes biplane flies low and slow in New Jersey makeDan Ford learned to fly at the age when most men are well into retirement In this short book, he tells how it was to have a flight instructor one third his age , makes a Sentimental Journey to the Pennsylvania airport where the Piper Cub first saw the light of day practices spins and aerobatic turns in a Great Lakes biplane flies low and slow in New Jersey makes a leisurely tour around Lake Winnipesaukee and into his past and has a close encounter with the National Defense Emergency of September 11, 2001 A delightful read for anyone who ever dreamed of becoming a pilot About 11,000 words 35 print pages.

    One thought on “Taildragger Tales: My Late-Blooming Romance with a Piper Cub and Her Younger Sisters”

    1. It is never too late to StartVery nice collection of essays that shows the shear joy of learning to fly, no matter what you age. And to do so in a Piper Cub makes it even better.

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