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The Curtiss HS flying boats

K. M. Molson

The Curtiss HS flying boats

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Published by National Aviation Museum in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Curtiss aircraft,
  • Seaplanes,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementK.M. Molson, A.J. Shortt
    SeriesProfiles in aeronautical history -- 1
    ContributionsShortt, A. J., National Aviation Museum (Canada)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 147 p. :
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26558697M
    ISBN 100660120151

    A Big and Impressive WWI PARAGON Mahogany and Brass display propeller for the Curtiss HS-1 flying boat with the Liberty L engine in beautiful, original condition. The wonderful propeller features 6 laminations of mahogany, nice brass tips, 2 near mint original Paragon decals, extensive.


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FLYING BOAT. Virtual Aircraft Museum USA Curtiss. The definitive Model F was used by the US Army as well as the US Navy, and sold to several civil owners and a number were exported. Of wooden construction, the two-bay biplane had inter-plane ailerons on each side, fabric-covered wings and tail unit, and a carefully contoured.

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The later Model F perfected the flying boat design with the incorporation of a V hull, supplanting the less efficient flat-bottomed hull of the Model E. Among the Curtiss Model E Flying Boats produced in was one sold to Logan A. "Jack" Vilas of Chicago. Vilas' Model E was powered by a horsepower Curtiss OX engine.

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