REPUBLIC RC-3 SEABEE # 146

TF-VIA (s/n 146)
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AIRCRAFT DATA

Manufacturer: Republic Aviation Corporation, Farmingdale, Long Island, New York, USA.
Model: Republic RC-3 Seabee
Type Certificate No: A-769
Serial Number: 146
Manufacturing Date: 1946-11-
Engine: Franklin 6A8-215-B9F (215 HP at 2500 RPM)
Remarks:  
 
Reg. No. Date Remarks
(TF-TAB) 1946-11- Manufacturing Date.
1946-11- Test flight.
1946-11-27 Officially delivered from Republic Aviation Corp. to Flugvirkinn Ltd.; Reykjavik, Iceland.
1947- Imported to Iceland by Flugvirkinn Ltd.; Reykjavik, Iceland.  Registration not taken up?
TF-VIA 1947-01-29 C of R No: 46 issued to
Vængir hf.; Reykjavik, Iceland.
1950-07-09 Sank in Lake Tingvallavatn, Iceland.
1952-03-06 Cancelled from Icelandic CAR.
     

 

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