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1

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.

2

Piaggio P.136 Royal Gull

3

Beriev Be-6 Madge

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

4

Sikorsky S-38 (none)

5

Supermarine (none) Sea Otter

6

Breguet 521 Bizerte

-Used by French and Vichy French forces.

7

Kawanishi H8K Emily

8

Grumman G-73 Mallard

9

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.

10

Saunders Roe Sr.45 Princess

11

Saunders Roe Sr.45 Princess

12

Blohm & Voss BV.222 Viking

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

13

Beriev Be-103 Bekas

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

14

Short SA.6/SB.7 Sealand

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

15

Short S.25 Sunderland/Sandringham

-Has no spine in front of the vertical stabilizer

16

Aichi E16A Zuiun/Paul

17

Latécoére 520/521/522/523 (none)

18

Shin Meiwa US-2 (none)

-6 blades on each prop

19

Grumman G-44 Widgeon

20

Heinkel He 115 (none)

21

Sikorsky S-40 (none)

22

Vought Sikorsky VS-44 (none)

23

Supermarine (none) Walrus

24

Lake La-4-200 Buccaneer

25

McKinnon G-21 Turbo Goose

26

Dornier Do-X (none)

-Non-Production

27

Lake LA-250 Renegade

28

Sikorsky S-43 Baby Clipper

29

Short S-45 Solent

30

Vought/Sikorsky VS-44 (none)

31

Martin JRM Mars

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

32

SIAI-Marchetti FN.333 Riviera

33

Martin P5M Marlin

-Will not always have a T tail.

34

Vought Sikorsky VS-44 (none)

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

35

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.

36

Chyetverikov Chye-2 (none)

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

37

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.

38

Beriev A-42 Mermaid

39

CANT Z.501 Gabbiano

40

Sikorsky S-39 (none)

41

Grumman G-21 Goose

42

Short S.17 Kent

43

Martin P5M Marlin

-Will not always have a T tail.

44

Dornier CD-2 Seastar

45

Shin Meiwa US-2 (none)

-6 blades on each prop

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

46

Saunder Roe A.36 Lerwick

47

Consolidated P2Y Ranger

48

Grumman G-21 Goose

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

49

Short S.25 Sandringham

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

50

Beriev 200 Altair

51

Short S.17 Kent

52

Grumman G-73 Mallard

53

Seawind 300C (none)

-Model number may also appear as the 3000/2000

54

Aichi H9A (none)

55

Canadair CL-215 (none)

56

Grumman G-44 Widgeon

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

57

Sikorsky S-38 (none)

58

Harbin SH-5 (none)

59

Piaggio P-136 Royal Gull

60

Anderson EA-1 Kingfisher

61

Latécoére 631 (none)

-Only ten built; none survived past 1955

62

Douglas 3 Dolphin

63

Consolidated PB2Y Coronado

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

64

United Consultants UC-1 Twin Bee

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

65

Short S.45 Solent

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

66

Harbin SH-5 (none)

67

Cant Z.511 (none)

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

68

Beriev R-1 (none)

69

Grumman G-44 Widgeon

70

Short S.26 (none)

71

Sikorsky S-39 (none)

72

Douglas DF-151 (none)

-4 Built withan additional prototype

73

Douglas DF-151 (none)

-4 built with an additional prototype

74

Grumman G-21 Goose

75

Aichi E11A Laura

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

76

Martin P6M Seamaster

77

Grumman G-21 Goose

-edit 10.17.2014 Justin: A slide showed McKinnon Turboprop conversion

78

Sikorsky S-40 (none)

79

Beriev Be-6 Madge

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

80

Beriev Be-4 (none)

-Approximately 47 built

81

Beriev A-42 Mermaid

82

Saunder Roe A.36 Lerwick

83

Martin JRM Mars

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

84

Short S.45 Solent

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

85

Short S.25 Sunderland/Sandringham

-Has no spine in front of the vertical stabilizer

86

Piaggio P-136 Royal Gull

87

Sikorsky S-39 (none)

88

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.

89

Martin JRM Mars

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

90

United Consultants UC-1 Twin Bee

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

91

Rec Both

Left: Grumman G-44 Widgeon

Right: Grumman G-73 Mallard

92

Convair R3Y Tradewind

93

Shin Meiwa US-1 (none) 

94

Short SA.6/SB.7 Sealand

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

95

Arado Ar196 (none)

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

96

Martin M-130 (none)

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

97

SIAI-Marchetti FN.333 Riviera

98

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.

99

Convair R3Y Tradewind

100

Consolidated PB2Y-2 Coronado

101

Beriev Be-103 Bekas

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

102

Piaggio P.136 Royal Gull

103

Republic RC-3 Seabee

104

Kawanishi H6K Mavis

105

Beriev MBR-2 (none)

106

Lake LA-270T Turbo Renegade

-Has two holes under the main cowling opening

107

Chaika L-42 (none)

108

Martin P5M Marlin

-Does bear some resemblance to the Shinmaywa.

109

Martin M-130 (none)

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

110

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.

111

Beriev 200 Altair

112

Martin P5M Marlin

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

113

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.

114

Lake LA-270T Turbo Renegade

-Has two holes under the main cowling opening

115

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.

116

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.

117

Beriev Be-4 (none)

-Approximately 47 built

118

Fairchild 91 Baby Clipper

-Engine mounted with curved surfaces.

119

Beriev Be-10 Mallow

120

Chaika L-42 (none)

121

Schweizer TSC-1 Teal

-Manufacturer can also be seen as Thurston

122

Schweizer TSC-1 Teal

-Manufacturer can also be seen as Thurston

123

Lake La-270T Turbo Renegade

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

 

124

Latécoére 300/301/302 (none)

-7 produced to fly mail

125

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.

126

Sikorsky S-42 (none)

127

SIAI Marchetti FN.333 Riviera

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

128

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.

129

Martin M-156 Russian Clipper

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

130

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.

131

Schweizer TSC-1 Teal

-Manufacturer can also be seen as Thurston

132

Anderson EA-1 Kingfisher

133

Fleetwings F.4 Seabird

134

Supermarine (none) Sea Otter

135

Dornier CD-2 Seastar

136

Arado Ar196 (none)

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

137

Beriev Be-8 Mole

-Only 2 aircraft ever built.

138

Sikorsky S-43 Baby Clipper

139

Short S.23 Empire

140

Goodyear GA-2 Duck

141

Martin M-130 (none)

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

142

Shin Meiwa US-1 (none)

-3 blades on each prop

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

143

Sikorsky S-42 (none)

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

144

Sikorsky S-41 (none)

145

Canadair CL-415 (none)

- Turbo prop version of the CL-215T

146

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.

147

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.

148

Supermarine (none) Walrus

149

Fairchild 91 Baby Clipper

150

Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina

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

151

Piaggio P.136 Royal Gull