American Flying Boats and Amphibious Aircraft: An by E. R. Johnson

By E. R. Johnson

This paintings is a finished, seriously illustrated background of the numerous flying boats and amphibious plane designed and inbuilt the USA. it truly is divided into 3 chronological sections: the early period (1912–1928), the golden period (1928–1945), and the post-war period (1945–present), with old overviews of every interval. inside of every one part, person plane kinds are indexed in alphabetical order by means of producer or builder, with ancient historical past, technical necessities, drawings, and a number of images. Appendices disguise lesser recognized flying boat and amphibian kinds in addition to numerous layout strategies that by no means accomplished the flying stage.

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