amphibious aircraft

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Synonyms for amphibious aircraft

an airplane designed to take off and land on water

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for bribing a lawmaker in 1996 over a project to develop an amphibian plane.
Mr Billingham took off from Gloucestershire Airport at Staverton near Gloucester in his Lake Amphibian plane and was intending to land back there after a short flight.
The project relates to the adaptation of Russian amphibian plane for civilian use.
After locating them, the SDF will attempt a rescue by using a destroyer, helicopters and the PS-1 search and rescue amphibian plane, the sources said.
Operated jointly by the Maritime Energy Heli Air Services Pvt Ltd (MEHAIR) and the Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC), the amphibian planes will eventually connect Mumbai with several state tourist destinations adjacent to four suitable water bodies even though there are no runways at these destinations.