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SHINMAYWA US-2 (N9907) - A U-2 flying boat used to recover downed pilots.
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A U-2 flying boat used to recover downed pilots.


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andré belleau
This is not a Lockeed ER-2 this plane is a ShinMaywa US-2 Japan Giant Amphibious Boat
a mentor
Thank you @andre; (N9907) is a Curtiss Travel Air
see https://flightaware.com/resources/registration/N9907
Joan WilliamsPhoto Uploader
Okay thanks, Andre.
Gavin Hughes
Nice catch Joan.
Joan WilliamsPhoto Uploader
Thanks, Gavin. This thing can cruise at 50 mph. When you see it land it looks like it is going to stall. If you want more info: https://www.shinmaywa.co.jp/aircraft/english/us2/us2_capability.html
Gavin Hughes
Thanks Joan.
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