When I think about why we produce General Aviation News, it boils down to two things: People and planes. It’s really that simple.
Sure, it can get more complex from time to time, but strip away all the doo-dads and it quickly returns to a simple state: People and planes.
In keeping with that theme, I caught up with Katie Pribyl under the wing of her 1956 Cessna 180 — Buck — at the recent Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) Fly-In at Bremerton, Wash.
As an AOPA staffer and fly-in host, she was busy. But I hadn’t seen Katie since SUN ‘n FUN and was excited to see both her and the plane Bill Walker profiled in the July 28, 2016 edition of General Aviation News. [Read more…]