REPUBLIC RC-3 SEABEE # 42

N87491 (s/n 42)
USA
Photo: Ross Hand

 

AIRCRAFT DATA

Manufacturer: Republic Aviation Corporation, Farmingdale, Long Island, New York, USA.
Model: Republic RC-3 Seabee
Type Certificate No: A-769
Serial Number: 42
Manufacturing Date: 1946-09-
Engine: Franklin 6A8-215-B8F (215 HP at 2500 RPM)
Remarks: Wide spray rails. Miller extended wings. Droop tips.
 
Reg. No. Date Remarks
NC87491
N87491
1946- Reserved registration number at factory.
1946-09- Manufacturing Date.
1946-09- Test flight.
1946-09-12 Officially delivered from Republic Aviation Corp. to Southeastern Air Service, Inc., Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
   
1959-09-17 A/W Date.
? Mr. Charles F. Tolbert; Annapolis, Maryland, USA.
? Mr. David Nehls; American Standard Aviation, c/o Linpro Jet, Morristown Airport, New Jersay 07960, USA.
1990-11-08 Mr. David J. Ochsenbauer; (Skyways North Aviation),  214 13th Avenue East, Ashland, Wisconsin 54806-2132, USA.
   
   
     

 

Updated: 2005-04-10
Copyright  2005 Steinar Saevdal