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an airplane designed to take off and land on water

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The amphibious plane ditched in a field of maize which was about eight to 10ft high, flipped over onto its roof and disappeared from v i ew.
A PILOT who tried to land his amphibious plane on the sea with his wheels still down last night said: "I am a prat."
The plane was a remodeled version of the US-1A search-and-rescue amphibious plane.
Prosecutors allege that Kawai instructed Kogure to give 5 million yen to Nakajima, then parliamentary vice defense minister from the ruling Liberal Democratic Party, in exchange for Fuji Heavy winning a share in the development of the seaplane, a remodeled version of the US-1A search-and-rescue amphibious plane. The prosecutors also allege that Kawai delivered the 5 million yen to Kogure, who then gave it to Nakajima on Oct.
A video surfaced Thursday showing 40-year-old alternating between flying high and coming close to the water before the "high-energy impact" of his special-edition Icon A5 amphibious plane.
It's an amphibious plane so it can land on water and land," Contactmusic quoted him as saying.
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. Kawai delivered the 5 million yen to Kogure for Nakajima, prosecutors alleged.
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.
(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ttf_EzEkxBk) The video shot by an unidentified man and obtained by TMZ showed the 40-year-old former baseball player and amateur pilot of three years alternating between flying high and coming close to the water before the "high-energy impact" crushed his special-edition Icon A5 amphibious plane and ended his life.
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.
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