[Complimentary Content] If there are two things pilots like almost as much as flying itself … they are airplane stuff and airplane people. There was a generous supply of both on hand at this year’s Canadian Aviation Expo, and Michelle Goodeve captured the best of it all with her camera.
[Complimentary Content] Given the phenomenal response to Michelle Goodeve’s moving essay, “A Memory of Choice,” we thought we’d let you experience a flight in “T.J.” for yourself. Sit back and enjoy the view as Michelle takes you flying in The Tiger Boys’ Thruxton Jackaroo!
The Tiger Boys and Girl is a short documentary film by Tom Vetter & Joey Giovenco of TVRE Productions in Buffalo, N.Y. Their footage is as simplistically moving as the subject: old airplanes and a group of friends who love to fly them.
[Complimentary Content] Steve Roberts believes pilots should begin their flying careers in gliders. Apart from teaching you how to fly with some subtlety, you’re never really sure where you’ll end up. The results are often unexpected, as you’ll read in this humorous tale.
[Complimentary Content] In her first Why Fly column, Michelle Goodeve takes her Pietenpol on a short sunset flight over the small rural hamlet she calls home. Back on the ground, in a flash of epiphany, her airborne “other self” is given a new name.
[Complimentary Content] First published in 1967, this timeless essay by Richard Bach perfectly captures our vision in starting Why Fly. It provides two seemingly disparate answers to our favorite question, then rises to a philosophical crescendo and transcends them both.