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Jenny in Flight

Jenny in Flight

One-quarter rear right side view of U. S. Army Air Mail Curtiss JN-4HM Hisso Jenny (s/n 38262, communications conversion of JN-4H) in low-level flight, probably taking off (or landing). Notes on reverse identify this as "first [air mail] flight" from Washington, D. C. to Waldorf, Maryland (en route to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), 1918.

Image number: 2000-6150
Credit: National Air and Space Museum Archives

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