From Jets To Jennies

Ken Hyde’s 1987 Antique Grand Champion Curtiss JN4D

“When Ken Hyde (EAA 37179, AIC 133), R. R. 5, Box 294, Warrenton, VA 22186 landed his Curtiss Jenny on the grass at Wittman Field during Oshkosh ’87, it was the culmination of a long-time dream come true. Kens love affair with Jennys probably started when he was old enough to realize that his father learned to fly in one. Since then he knew that one day he would own a Jenny…”

Click here or on the image below to read Gene Chase’s wonderful article on this amazing aircraft and its amazing journey to Oshkosh. Photo by Jim Koepnick.