amphibious aircraft

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Synonyms for amphibious aircraft

an airplane designed to take off and land on water

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They also brought the amphibian aircraft, two C-130 cargo planes and a maritime open-water search and rescue pontoon aircraft for use during the exercise.
Together, the men designed a four-passenger amphibian aircraft that they manufactured out of a hangar at Whiteman Airport.
Also on this day: 1863: Linoleum patented by Frederick Walton of London; 1865: Slavery abolished in the United States; 1919: English aviation pioneer Sir John William Alcock died in air crash delivering amphibian aircraft to Paris in bad weather; 1922: Birth of Irish broadcaster Eamonn Andrews; 1957: Death of author Dorothy L.
In the story, Biggles and his friends face a waterfall after an engine breakdown of their amphibian aircraft and Biggles' skills are needed to take the aircraft and its crew away from the danger.
PPG Industries' (NYSE:PPG) aerospace coatings group donated primer and topcoats for repainting a reconstructed Grumman HU-16 Albatross search-and-rescue amphibian aircraft for the Air Rescue Museum that will appear at airshows as a "flying museum.
Kerala Tourism is set to launch its tourism-oriented seaplane service with an amphibian aircraft just before the peak tourist season is to commence.
It is our vision to establish this country as a leading recruiting destination for the aviation industry, added Mirchandani, I have to thank our commercial partners, including the owners of the amphibian aircraft for taking a bold step by bringing down an aircraft to facilitate float plane licensing options that until now were not available in the country.
Joint Secretary (East Asia), Ministry of External Affairs, Gautam Bambawale said that there was a possibility of purchase of an amphibian aircraft by India from Japan.
Anniversaries: 1865: Slavery abolished in the United States; 1919: English aviation pioneer Sir John William Alcock died in air crash delivering amphibian aircraft to Paris in bad weather; 1957: Death of author Dorothy L Sayers; 1969: Death penalty for m urder abolished in Britain; 1971: Stan Mellor riding Ouzo at Nottingham became the first National Hunt jockey to ride 1,000 winners; 1994: Russian troops attacked Grozny, Chechnya; 1997: Bill to create Scottish Parliament launched.
The CTS800 also provides the boundary layer control system for the ShinMaywa US-2 amphibian aircraft, currently in production and in service with the Japanese Navy.
The Reignwood Group agreed to acquire 10 Cessna Grand Caravan EX Amphibian aircraft through the Cessna-AVIC facility in Shijiazhuang.
They decided to establish a Joint Working Group (JWG) to explore modality for the cooperation on the US-2 amphibian aircraft, the joint statement said.