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1

Republic RC-3 Seabee

2

Canadair CL-415 (none)

- Turbo prop version of the CL-215T

3

Martin PBM Mariner

-Has only two engines compared to the 4 on the Consolidated PB2Y-2 Coronado. The vertical stabilizers are also canted inwards. Some of the later variants do no always have the gull wing.

4

Grumman G-73 Mallard

5

Rec Both

Left: Grumman G-44 Widgeon

Right: Grumman G-73 Mallard

6

Dornier Do-X (none)

-Non-Production

7

Sikorsky S-39 (none)

8

Sikorsky S-38 (none)

9

Grumman G-44 Widgeon

-Note the Gypsy engine conversion on the lead Widgeon in the Q slide photo

10

Sikorsky S-43 Baby Clipper

11

Cant Z.511 (none)

-Only 2 produced. This aircraft is unique enough to stay in the flying boats deck.

12

Martin P5M Marlin

-Will not always have a T tail.

13

Saunder Roe A.36 Lerwick

14

Schweizer TSC-1 Teal

-Manufacturer can also be seen as Thurston

15

Short S.25 Sunderland/Sandringham

-Has no spine in front of the vertical stabilizer

16

Piaggio P-136 Royal Gull

17

Beriev A-42 Mermaid

18

Shin Meiwa US-1 (none)

-3 blades on each prop

-edit 09.23.2015 Justin T: Change manufacturer name from Shinmaywa to Shin Meiwa.

19

Martin M-130 (none)

-No official name exists, often referred to incorrectly as the China Clipper

20

Martin P5M Marlin

-Does bear some resemblance to the Shinmaywa.

21

SIAI Marchetti FN.333 Riviera

-Gear positions, with a nosewheel and gear retracting into the hull

22

Blohm & Voss BV.222 Viking

-Only 13 were produced, all of which wer either shot down or destroyed during World War II

23

Grumman G-44 Widgeon

24

Martin P5M Marlin

-Will not always have a T tail.

25

Grumman G-64 Albatross

-Could show up as the Grumman G-111 Albatross.

-Has a center window pane like a Dassault Falcon that the Grumman G-73 Mallard does not have.

26

United Consultants UC-1 Twin Bee

-Essentially a Republic RC-3 Seabee that was reworked to have two engines.

27

Aichi E16A Zuiun/Paul

28

Short S.25 Sunderland/Sandringham

-Has no spine in front of the vertical stabilizer

29

Douglas DF-151 (none)

-4 Built withan additional prototype

30

Sikorsky S-42 (none)

-edit 10.17.2014 Justin: Clipper is a name given to the aircraft by some airlines but is not official

31

Piaggio P.136 Royal Gull

32

SIAI-Marchetti FN.333 Riviera

33

Beriev Be-103 Bekas

-Bekas is the Russian for Snipe. This aircraft was previously known as the Beriev Be-103 prior to 2016.

34

Harbin SH-5 (none)

35

Lake LA-250 Renegade

36

Aero Volga LA-8 (none)

-Similar to the Chaika L-42 (none), a big difference between the two being that the L-42 has two vertical stabilizers, hence the '2' in the number designation.

37

Beriev Be-4 (none)

-Approximately 47 built

38

Aichi H9A (none)

39

Short S-45 Solent

40

Vought Sikorsky VS-44 (none)

-Edit 08.10.2014 Justin: Excalibur is a nickname for one specific airplane; change name to (none)

41

Sikorsky S-43 Baby Clipper

42

Sikorsky S-41 (none)

43

Beriev Be-6 Madge

-Bears a resemblance to the Be-12 Mail, the differences being seen in the nose and the engines.

44

Vought Sikorsky VS-44 (none)

45

McKinnon G-21 Turbo Goose

46

Fairchild 91 Baby Clipper

47

Trident Tr-1 Trigull

-Only three aircraft ever produced. Was intended to compete with or replace the Republic RC-3 Seabee but the company ran into financial issues.

48

Schweizer TSC-1 Teal

-Manufacturer can also be seen as Thurston

49

Saunders Roe Sr.45 Princess

50

Short S.45 Solent

-Has a spine in front of the vertical stabilizer that the S.25 Sunderland does not have

51

Shin Meiwa US-2 (none)

-6 blades on each prop

-edit 09.32.2015 Justin T: Change manufacturer name from Shinmaywa to Shin Meiwa.

52

Anderson EA-1 Kingfisher

53

Martin JRM Mars

-Seven total aircraft built in limited numbers by the US Navy. 2 of which are flying. 

54

Fleetwings F.4 Seabird

55

Piaggio P.136 Royal Gull

56

Goodyear GA-2 Duck

57

Heinkel He 115 (none)

58

Convair R3Y Tradewind

59

Beriev Be-200 Altair

-Fairly similar to the Beriev A-42 Mermaid, big differences being that the A-42 has bumps on the top of the engines and the floats are all the way at the tip of each wing.

60

Aero Volga LA-8 (none)

-Similar to the Chaika L-42 (none), a big difference between the two being that the L-42 has two vertical stabilizers, hence the '2' in the number designation.

61

Caproni Ca.316 (none)

-A float development of the Caproni Ca.310 (none) of which 312 were made. Only 14 of the Ca.316 were made.

62

Martin M-130 (none)

-No offical name, often referred to incorrectly as the China Clipper.

63

Grumman G-44 Widgeon

64

Sikorsky S-40 (none)

65

Beriev Be-200 Altair

-Fairly similar to the Beriev A-42 Mermaid, big differences being that the A-42 has bumps on the top of the engines and the floats are all the way at the tip of each wing.

66

Latécoére 520/521/522/523 (none)

67

Sikorsky S-40 (none)

68

United Consultants UC-1 Twin Bee

-Essentially a Republic RC-3 Seabee that was reworked to have two engines.

69

Beriev Be-10 Mallow

70

Martin M-130 (none)

-Often referred to incorrectly as the China Clipper, no official name exists

71

Convair R3Y Tradewind

72

Short S.17 Kent

73

Kawanishi H8K Emily

74

Grumman G-64 Albatross

-Could also show up as the G-111, it is a 50/50 split as to what should be used in a write in situation.

75

Supermarine (none) Sea Otter

76

Dornier CD-2 Seastar

77

Consolidated PB2Y-2 Coronado

78

Sikorsky S-38 (none)

79

Kawanishi H6K Mavis

80

Supermarine (none) Sea Otter

81

Beriev Be-6 Madge

-Bears a resemblance to the Be-12 Mail, the differences being seen in the nose and the engines.

82

Vought/Sikorsky VS-44 (none)

83

Beriev Be-103 Bekas

-edit 2.22.2016 Justin T: Found name change from (none) to Bekas (English: Snipe) on Wikipedia.

84

Chaika L-42 (none)

85

Grumman G-21 Goose

-edit 10.17.2014 Justin: A slide showed McKinnon Turboprop conversion

86

Martin P6M Seamaster

87

Short S.25 Sandringham

-The Short S.45 Solent has four blades on each engine.

88

Grumman G-21 Goose

89

Canadair CL-215 (none)

90

Short S.23 Empire

91

Grumman G-21 Goose

92

Consolidated P2Y Ranger

93

Sikorsky S-39 (none)

94

Dornier CD-2 Seastar

95

Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina

-edit 09.23.2105 Justin T: Added 'A' to model number to denote the aircraft is an amphibian model.

96

Beriev Be-8 Mole

-Only 2 aircraft ever built.

97

Piaggio P.136 Royal Gull

98

Consolidated PB2Y Coronado

-Does not always have the gun turret and larger radar dome as seen below.

99

Fairchild 91 Baby Clipper

-Engine mounted with curved surfaces.

100

Saunders Roe Sr.45 Princess

101

Shin Meiwa US-1 (none) 

102

Martin JRM Mars

-Seven total aircraft built in limited numbers by the US Navy. 2 of which are flying. 

103

Sikorsky S-39 (none)

104

Short S.45 Solent

-Has a spine in front of the vertical stabilizer that the S.25 Sunderland does not have.

-Also has 4 prop blades on each engine as opposed to 3 on the S.25 Sunderland.

105

Aichi E11A Laura

-17 built, used as a spotter and reconnaissance a/c on battleships.

106

Short S.17 Kent

107

Beriev A-42 Mermaid

108

Lake LA-270T Turbo Renegade

-Has two holes under the main cowling opening

109

Beriev 200 Altair

110

Martin P5M Marlin

-The gullwing shape is intended to prevent the airframe from excessive corrosion.

111

Lake LA-270T Turbo Renegade

-Has two holes under the main cowling opening

112

Arado Ar196 (none)

-541 built and used by the Kriegsmarine (Germans) during the Second World War.

113

Latécoére 300/301/302 (none)

-7 produced to fly mail

114

Douglas 3 Dolphin

115

Republic RC-3 Seabee

-1060 Produced and later further developed by United Consultants into the UC-1 Twin Bee.

-The 'A' side Navy paint scheme is purely enthusiast built.

116

Schweizer TSC-1 Teal

-Manufacturer can also be seen as Thurston

117

Lake La-270T Turbo Renegade

-edit -5.03.2015 Alex Browne: A slide showed a Lake La-4-250 Renegade

 

118

Grumman G-64 Albatross

-Could also show up as the G-111, it is a 50/50 split as to what should be used in a write in situation.

-The Grumman G-73 Mallard does not have the center windshield piece as the G-64 does.

119

Lake LA-250 Renegade

-Has only one opening under the cowling air intake, and has three prop blades.

-edit 05.04.2017 Justin T: Replaced number designation La-4-250 with just La-250.

120

Martin M-156 Russian Clipper

-One built as a supposed replacement for the M-130 also built by Martin, used in service by Aeroflot

121

Douglas DF-151 (none)

-4 built with an additional prototype

122

Short S.26 (none)

123

Chaika L-42 (none)

124

Chyetverikov Chye-2 (none)

-Aircraft was eventually retired in late 1945 due to structural problems

125

Short S.45 Solent

-Has a spine in front of the vertical stabilizer that the S.25 Sunderland does not have

126

Beriev MBR-2 (none)

127

Grumman G-73 Mallard

128

Beriev R-1 (none)

129

Harbin SH-5 (none)

130

Shin Meiwa US-2 (none)

-6 blades on each prop

131

Anderson EA-1 Kingfisher

132

Sikorsky S-42 (none)

133

Beriev 200 Altair

134

Supermarine (none) Walrus

135

Latécoére 631 (none)

-Only ten built; none survived past 1955

136

Grumman G-21 Goose

-The Goose has much larger engines, usually radial, when compared to its smaller cousin the Grumman G-44 Widgeon.

137

SIAI-Marchetti FN.333 Riviera

138

Trident Tr-1 Trigull

-Only three aircraft ever produced. Was intended to compete with or replace the Republic RC-3 Seabee but the company ran into financial issues.

139

Arado Ar196 (none)

-541 built and used by the Kriegsmarine (Germans) during the Second World War.

140

Lake La-4-200 Buccaneer

141

Saunder Roe A.36 Lerwick

142

Beriev Be-4 (none)

-Approximately 47 built

143

Short SA.6/SB.7 Sealand

-25 built, a number were used by the Shell Oil company.

144

Seawind 300C (none)

-Model number may also appear as the 3000/2000

145

Piaggio P-136 Royal Gull

146

Martin PBM Mariner

-Has only two engines compared to the 4 on the Consolidated PB2Y-2 Coronado. The vertical stabilizers are also canted inwards. Some of the later variants do no always have the gull wing.

147

Supermarine (none) Walrus

148

Breguet 521 Bizerte

-Used by French and Vichy French forces.

149

Short SA.6/SB.7 Sealand

-25 built, a number were used by the Shell Oil company.

150

Martin JRM Mars

-Seven total aircraft built in limited numbers by the US Navy. 2 of which are flying. 

151

CANT Z.501 Gabbiano