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Grumman HU-16 Albatross (N51ZD)
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Grumman HU-16 Albatross (N51ZD)



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Paul Wisgerhof
This one has a standard transport certificate so it is really a G-111.
Richard Schmidt
Trying to turn the VOL UP but the sound is "GONE"!
frank theriault
Perfect shot. What beautiful light!
Phil Caron
My favorite amphibian of all times.
john baugh
I would rather have an Albatross than a DC-3. It does everything well and was the ultimate amphibian design.
Joseph Immermann
Great shot, Lyle! Everything about this shot is excellent!
Richard Wagner
Beautiful photograph. The paint scheme takes the stubbiness out of the aircrafts shape
jesse kyzer
Constructed as an UF-1.
Awesome photo!
David Seider
"Rime of the Ancient Albatross"

- apologies to Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Alan Brown
Thank you for this photo. This plane is absolutely beautiful! Long may she fly.
John Giambone
Phenomenal Shot Lyle!
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Date Aircraft Origin Destination Departure Arrival Duration
19-Sep-2023 UnknownTupelo Rgnl ()Northeast Florida Rgnl () 02:05PM CDT 05:59PM EDT 2:53
19-Sep-2023 UnknownSalina Rgnl ()Tupelo Rgnl () 08:31AM CDT 11:58AM CDT (?) 3:26
18-Sep-2023 UnknownNear Alliance, NESalina Rgnl () 04:26PM MDT 07:22PM CDT 1:55
18-Sep-2023 UnknownReno/Stead ()Near Scottsbluff, NE 09:10AM PDT Last seen 03:04PM MDT 4:54
11-Sep-2023 UnknownFallon Muni ()Reno/Stead () 05:00PM PDT 05:25PM PDT 0:25
11-Sep-2023 UnknownNear Boulder City, NVFallon Muni () First seen 01:01PM PDT 03:14PM PDT 2:13
11-Sep-2023 UnknownBoulder City Muni ()Near Boulder City, NV 10:09AM PDT Last seen 10:17AM PDT 0:08
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