I don't think your airplane approach is going to be really successful, but if it is a way to break the ice - go for it. The more practice you get talking to women, the more confident you should get.
It will be your confidence and the ability to hold an interesting conversation that will get you results.
Pushing up the ante, I know you've got to see me,
Read 'em and weep, the dead man's hand again . . .