A Martin PBM-5 Mariner patrol bomber, of Fleet Air Wing One refuels...
A Martin PBM-5 Mariner patrol bomber, of Fleet Air Wing One refuels from a fuel bowser boat in Tanapag Harbor, Saipan, May 1945. Note the plane's radar antenna atop the fuselage and loaded .50 cal...
Russia to centralise production of amphibious aircraft / flying boats
I have a weakness for flying boats i admit, the fact Russia is setting up a single centre for the development and production of flying boats and amphibious aircraft made me smile. The centre will include Beriev of course and the Tavia production plant with a testing base at Gelenzhik on the Black Sea. Production initially will be of the A-42 Albatros, Be103 and Be-200 and newer designs. As well as new aircraft the facility will maintain, repair and modernise existing aircraft. This is all…
Aviation Photo #0521553: Consolidated PBY-6A Catalina (28) - Untitled
First appearance at Pt Cook of the Historic Aircraft Restoration Society Catalina. Now painted in RAAF black as A24-362, coded OX-V. - Photo taken at Point Cook (YMPC) in Victoria, Australia on February 29, 2004.
Ekranoplano a arma soviética - infográfico (2013)
Trabalho produzido para a revista Aventuras na História. Este trabalho é daquele tipo que sempre me anima, e assim que fomos contatados pela Luciana Steckel da Aventuras na História achei que teríamos um belo trabalho, mais de ilustração que infografia propriamente dita. Pesquisei muitas fotos, histórias e manuais sobre este híbrido de avião e barco que foi uma arma soviética durante a guerra fria. o resultado final e este. Produzido por: Gerson Mora, Anna Luiza Aragão /Maná e.d.i.
Japan, India in talks to set up US-2 joint venture
Japan, India in talks to set up US-2 joint venture Published March 29, 2015 | By admin SOURCE : JAPAN TIMES The Japanese manufacturer of US-2...
Daniel Bolton on Instagram: “Is there a more iconic flying boat than the Catalina? David Legg talks all about their Cat on my podcast, link in bio . . #instaaviation…”
2,280 Likes, 31 Comments - Daniel Bolton (@thatmallardguy) on Instagram: “Is there a more iconic flying boat than the Catalina? David Legg talks all about their Cat on my…”
Seen this - the Soviet Ekranoplan
Lun, one of the largest ekranoplan ever built, measured 73.8 meters in length; this is slightly longer than an Airbus A380 at 73 meters long. There was