Night Flight

Take wing past sundown
Blue taxiway lights fall away
Escape gravity
To the east, full moon
Scattered clouds
Easy sight this night flight
Red light instrument panel
Look down at earth
Hundred moons reflection
Each lake a mirror

 

-Copyright C.M. Mounts, July 2003

Women Fly

I am an aviatrix, a female pilot of fixed wing aircraft.

While other families had Life magazine or National Geographic on the coffee table, our house had Aviation Week. ┬áThere were no flight shows missed and we would sometimes go out to the airport just to watch the planes take off from the observation deck. Read more…