Monday, December 6, 2010

Got Wings?

Our son got his private glider (sailplane) pilot license today and took me up as his first ride.
Definitely a day to remember!

12 comments:

Bibi said...

You are brave. I am not a small aircraft person....but the view seems to be worth it!

brattcat said...

An amazing shot by an amazing mom.

Cezar and Léia said...

Congratulations!
He is so talented!
Léia

Almost Precious said...

It does take a strong heart to go up in such a small aircraft. I applaude you and I applaude your son for his accomplishments. Bravo on his getting his pilot license.

TheChieftess said...

WOW!!! Congratulations to your son!!! What an accomplishment! And WOW! You were his first ride!!! A very brave mom!!!

Linda said...

Congratulations! That's a tremendous achievement. He looks so cool and in control.

Lois said...

I agree--you are very brave Tash! This is such a wonderful picture of your son doing something he obviously loves.

Pasadena Adjacent said...

thats so cool

Jack said...

Very impressive. I'm not fond of heights, so next time I visit PV, you don't have to invite me to take a flight with him. OK?

Oakland Daily Photo said...

An amazing accomplishment. You must be very proud.

Babzy said...

wow , congratulations !! what a special day :)

Louis la Vache said...

Thrilling!