How To Fight “The Blues.”

How To Fight “The Blues.”

The world is panicking over the Coronavirus. It seems like everything changed in an instant. It was just a few days ago when we were all buzzing around, socializing whenever and with whomever we wanted. Life, as we’ve known it, may never be the same. Many of us are...

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Female Aviation Trailblazer: Meet Sheryl Clarke

Female Aviation Trailblazer: Meet Sheryl Clarke

In this Interview with an Aviator, get to know Jet Linx Director of Safety & Security, Sheryl Clarke. With her unique blend of experience in the military and in commercial aviation, Clarke brings a vigor to enhance an industry-best safety program, creating doubt...

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How Do You Mourn An Airplane?

How Do You Mourn An Airplane?

As some of you may know, my beloved Piper Archer III, N474Y, is gone.  The consideration of selling her began months ago.  It was hard to say goodbye, but it was time.  She served her purpose.  I recently read an emotional story in one of the aviation magazines about...

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Night Witches: The Soviet’s Fierce Flying Females

Night Witches: The Soviet’s Fierce Flying Females

Writing is enjoyable to me for a variety of reasons.  It's a creative outlet, for one.  It is also a means for me to share some insight or knowledge that could be beneficial or entertaining to someone.  This particular subject is fascinating to me, as a female pilot....

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How My Unexpected Trials Led To flyGIRL

How My Unexpected Trials Led To flyGIRL

Forgive any grammatical errors please! I'm currently traveling and my WiFi is very spotty, at best.  This had to be typed up and posted as quickly as possible! You Feel Me?!  For those of you whose brains are constantly bombarded with random thoughts, ideas, and...

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You Make It Happen..Here’s Why.

You Make It Happen..Here’s Why.

  This week was exciting, busy, and often overwhelming! That’s how I’d describe the last few weeks! It was with great joy that we were able to award the flyGIRL/Sporty’s $4,000 flight training scholarship to Laura Galvez. She is well-deserving of the financial...

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Scholarship Finalists!

Scholarship Finalists!

Check out these amazing applicants and give me some feedback on your favorites!  The Essay of Laura Galvez My grandfather treasured his little Cessna and loved to fly family and friends. My uncle used to share stories from flying with the Air Force in Desert Storm and...

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What Do Female Pilots Have In Common?

What Do Female Pilots Have In Common?

It might not be what you think.   Choosing A flyGIRL In the past few weeks, a large amount of my time has been spent reading and reviewing (reading and reviewing, and reading, and rereading…) the resumés, essays, and recommendation letters, etc., of hundreds of women...

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Should You Keep Your Resolutions?

Should You Keep Your Resolutions?

We are two weeks into the new year.  How are your resolutions going? Do you remember what they were?? 🤔I’ve personally never been a huge fan or practitioner of New Year’s resolution-making.  To me, they come off as unrealistic in the long-term or a blatantly temporary...

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2020: How To Handle The Ups and Downs

2020: How To Handle The Ups and Downs

2019 is over and done.  All of our friends are posting and sharing what their greatest accomplishments were in 2019.  If you’re a pilot, you’ll typically see statements such as: “I earned by tail-wheel endorsement!,” “I became an airline pilot!,” “I made my first...

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