Early pilots proved flights affordable

Jul 26, 2013


This week on Ohio's Yesterdays blog, a look at the lives of a pilot and an airboat craftsman from Sandusky.

"Above is a picture of Tony Jannus, one of America's most famous early flyers. Jannus was a test pilot for Tom Benoist, who built airboats at Sandusky, Ohio. During the summers of 1913, at the centennial celebration of Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry's Victory on Lake Erie, and 1914"

For links to more photos, click HERE.