amphibious aircraft

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  • noun

Synonyms for amphibious aircraft

an airplane designed to take off and land on water

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It's an amphibious plane so it can land on water and land," Contactmusic quoted him as saying.
For achieving this feat, the team will receive an excursion aboard an exclusive amphibious plane.
WORCESTER - Members of a City Council subcommittee said last night they felt the city was taking a risk in recommending approval of a loan guarantee for an amphibious plane company that wants to relocate to the industrial park at Worcester Regional Airport.
The Florida aircraft manufacturer was looking for a North American home for the final assembly site of its Seastar amphibious plane.
Prosecutors said Kawai instructed former Managing Director Yasuyuki Kogure, 64, to bribe Nakajima so that the company could win a share in the development of the seaplane, a remodeled version of the US-1A search-and-rescue amphibious plane.
Prosecutors suspect Nakajima, a former Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) member, accepted the money in exchange for arranging for Fuji Heavy Industries to be in charge of the whole main wing of a remodeled version of the US-1A search-and-rescue amphibious plane, a four-engine turboprop aircraft.
The aircraft held aloft by the crane was a single-engine Maule, an American-made amphibious plane which seats four, Nemec said.
The company already operates the Bombardier Aerospace Training Center located at Montreal International Airport (Dorval) where it provides total training support for operators of the Canadair Regional Jet airliner and the Canadair Challenger 604 and Global Express business jet aircraft, as well as maintenance training for the Canadair 415 amphibious plane.
Spherical in shape and made primarily of glass, Fortaleza Hall houses a full-size twin-engine S-38 amphibious plane suspended to simulate it in flight which can be viewed by all passers-by.
He owned and flew his own amphibious plane and enjoyed taking his grandchildren for rides.
Kelly said that in the past he'd urged West, who had never before flown the amphibious plane, to fly it only after getting instruction on flying experimental aircraft.
31, 1996, when he was parliamentary vice minister of the Defense Agency, for accepting requests for favors from Fuji Heavy Industries in the development of a remodeled version of the US-1A search-and-rescue amphibious plane, a four-engine turboprop, for the Maritime Self-Defense Force.
flew the legendary amphibious plane 15,000 miles to Brazil in 1935, searching for a sustainable source of wax -- the Carnauba palm tree.
31, 1996, for accepting requests for favors from Fuji Heavy Industries in the development of a remodeled version of the US-1A search-and-rescue amphibious plane, a four-engine turboprop.
The Carnauba aircraft was a colorful, amphibious plane used by H.
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