The Love and Joy of That Beechcraft

A famous friend of Jason McDowell’s made a Beechcraft Bonanza her first aircraft. It’s been quite an adventure.
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Sleuthing To Find the Right Airplane

Jason McDowell outlines the arduous process he went through to find the aircraft that was right for him.
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Tricycle Gear or Taildragger?

Jason McDowell came to this common fork in the road when he was shopping for an airplane. He dealt with it the only ...
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Passport, Please

Wisconsin’s airport rewards program gives opportunity to pilots looking for reasons to take to the sky.
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Stranded in Chicago?

A memorable trip highlights the headaches of renting, and the potential joys of ownership.
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Special Moment Shared in Column Debut

The best part of this writer’s purchase? We get to enjoy the journey with him.
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