Posts Tagged ‘HU-16’

Know Your Aircraft in San Francisco Airspace: Grumman HU-16 Albratross Flying Boat

Monday, July 5th, 2010

Straight out of Santa Rosa, this large flying boat could be seen above San Francisco on the Third of July. Here’s the view from the cockpit.

Can you see this very plane in Raiders of the Lost Ark? I don’t think so, but anything’s possible, right?

It even goes up to Canada, eh?

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1956 never looked so good.