amphibious aircraft

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Synonyms for amphibious aircraft

an airplane designed to take off and land on water

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"We have been discussing with Japan the possibility purchase of an amphibian aircraft called the US 2, and a joint working group had been formed in May 2013 which had its first meeting in Delhi and is likely to meet again this year," he said.
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.
India and Japan also decided to establish a Joint Working Group to explore modality for the cooperation on the Japanese US-2 amphibian aircraft, he said.
Two helicopters of MES and amphibian aircraft deployed for extinguishing fire.
"We are also discussing a Japanese high tech amphibian aircraft also and I hope there will be progress made in this regard (during the summit),"Hiramatsu said.
This test flight of the amphibian aircraft took off at Krishna River's Punnami Ghat in Vijayawada.
Raju further added that, Andhra Pradesh has shown immediate interest to catch up amphibian aircraft in river Krishna and Spice jet quickly arranged it.
An ICON A5 single-engine amphibian aircraft belonging to Halladay crashed into the Gulf of Mexico less than a mile offshore from the city of New Port Richey, according to the Pasco County Sheriff's Office.
According to the company, these have been specially customised into amphibian aircraft, providing the flexibility to land on the water.
Winston-Salem, NC, May 11, 2016 --( SkyQuest International, LLC is pleased to announce the sale and delivery of one (1) 2002 Cessna 208 Caravan Amphibian aircraft (Serial Number: 208-00356, Registration: C-FTMO) to a private buyer.