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1936 FLEETWINGS SEA BIRD

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General Specs

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1936

FLEETWINGS SEA BIRD

N16793

1

Anoka, MN USA


General Specs

1,300

Used


Additional Classifications


Detailed Description

The Worlds Only Stainless Steel Aircraft.  It Weighs Substantially Less Than Aluminum. Only One If Its Kind Surviving.

Airframe

The Sea Bird was unusual because of its construction from spot-welded stainless steel. It was a high-wing, wire-braced monoplane, with its engine housed in a nacelle mounted above the wings on struts. The pilot and passengers sat in a fully-enclosed cabin.

Engines / Mods

Jacobs L-5 (285 hp)

Remarks

The Worlds only Stainless Steel aircraft.  It weighs substantially less than Aluminum.

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