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Seaplanes over the Black Sea

Jean-Louis Roba

Seaplanes over the Black Sea

German-Romanian operations 1941-1944

by Jean-Louis Roba

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Published by Editura Modelism in Bucharest .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Campaigns,
  • German Aerial operations,
  • Seaplanes,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Romanian Aerial operations

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJ.L. Roba, C. Cra ciunoiu
    ContributionsCra ciunoiu, Cristian
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25549242M
    ISBN 109739749720
    ISBN 109789739749725
    OCLC/WorldCa41890185

    The first sea plane the “Le Canard” flew for meters in its first flight. During the achievements of its era, it was considered monumental. Although the first flight of the Sea plane occurred in France, United States would soon follow after with the invention and production of its first seaplane in . Seaplanes also includes Flying Boats, which were used during WW2. They were utilized in various tasks from anti-submarine patrol to air-sea rescue and gunfire spotting for battleships. Green: Outstanding Yellow: Above average 1 Reconnaissance Seaplanes 2 Seaplane Bombers 3 Flying Boats 4 Seaplane Fighters 5 See Also.   Contrary to what some of the younger pilots I examine for the Single-Engine-Sea rating might think, I didn’t begin flying when seaplanes were first introduced. That honor goes to a Frenchman named Henri Fabre, who lifted off from the water in Southern France in (Glenn Curtiss began seaplane flights later that year in the U.S.).


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