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THE CURTISS JN4-D “Jenny” was the iconic biplane of the Twenties, the aeroplane of choice for an entire generation of barnstormers including Charles Lindbergh. If it was good enough for … Continue reading

January 25, 2013 · 3 Comments


WHEN LAST we encountered our intrepid—albeit only virtual—aviator, he/I had studied flying, 1909 style ( I can now report that the Blériot has been good fun. Building the Blériot for … Continue reading

January 20, 2013 · Leave a comment