Re: Another Seaplane Question

Date:         31 Dec 99 02:09:18 
From:         Steve Lacker <no@spam.thanks>
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P. Wezeman wrote:

>   Floats can also be
> retractable as on the Saunders-Roe Princess and some others. I
> believe there was a small amphibian, similar to the Republic SeaBee,
> where the end of the wing folded down so the wing tip was the float.

Not exactly a "small amphibian," but perhaps the most famous of all:
The Convair PBY Catalina has floats such as you describe.

-- Stephen G. Lacker
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