Saunders Roe Princess Flying Boat < I wonder who was the first to say "Flying Boat" and just how quickly he was handed over to the fellows in white lab coats and soft voices?

Saunders-Roe Seaplane, post WWII, flew non-stop from Great Britain to South Africa.

Marine Terminal at LaGuardia, NYC is the only active airport terminal in the United States dating from the first generation of air passenger travel. Originally built to handle seaplanes, the Art Deco building was designed in 1939 by William Delano.

A Pan Am flying boat at the New York City's Marine Air Terminal, LaGuardia Airport circa the

1938-1959 Short S.25 Sunderland. Flying Boat Bomber. RAF, RNZAF, RAAF, FN. Engine: 4 x Bristol Pegasus XVIII nine cylinder radial engines (1,065 hp) Armament: 16 x .303 Browning machine guns, 2 x .5 in machine guns. Max speed: 210 mph (336 km/h)

Engine: 4 x Bristol Pegasus XVIII nine cylinder radial engines hp) Armament: 16 x Browning machine guns, 2 x in machine guns. Max speed: 210 mph km/h)

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Short Sunderland I. RAF flying boat

Short Sunderland I. Long range maritime reconnaissance & anti submarine aircraft.

The Pan American Clipper helped make worldwide air travel possible.

Pan American Airways Boeing 314 Clipper at Treasure Island, San Francisco.

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To a wonderful photo of Mars Model 170 BuNo 1520 on the ground at the Martin Aircraft Factory Martin State Airport Baltimore Maryland with Piper Cub s/n NC 40743 parked on its right wing

apostlesofmercy:  One of the forgotten greats, the Saunders-Roe SR.45 Princess was the largest all metal flying boat ever flown. First flying on 22 August 1952, just three of these luxury double bubble pressurized fuselage flying boats were built and only one graced the skies above Britain for a mere 100 hours.Seguir leyendo

The Saunders-Roe Princess was the largest all metal flying boat ever flown. First flying on 22 August just three of these luxury double bubble pressurized fuselage flying boats were built and only one graced the skies above Britain for a mere 100 hours

Short Sunderland flying boat

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The Saunders-Roe Princess was a British flying boat aircraft built by Saunders-Roe, based in Cowes on the Isle of Wight. The Princess was the largest all-metal flying boat ever constructed.

Short S.25 Sunderland Mk V (Sunderland first flight 1937, Mk V variant circa 1944)

A Short Sunderland Mk V in flight ( flying boat patrol bomber) during

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