REPUBLIC RC-3 SEABEE # 456

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NC6249K (s/n 456)
Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1957.
Photo: Herman Kurth

AIRCRAFT DATA

Manufacturer: Republic Aviation Corporation, Farmingdale, Long Island, New York, USA.
Model: Republic RC-3 Seabee
Type Certificate No: A-769
Serial Number: 456
Manufacturing Date: 1947-
Engine: Franklin 6A8-215-B9F (215 HP at 2500 RPM)
Remarks:  
 
Reg. No. Date Remarks
NC6249K
N6249K
1947-02 Manufacturing Date.
1947-02 Test flight.
1947-02-28 Officially delivered from Republic Aviation Corp. to Northern Air Service Inc.; Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA.
   
   
  Mr. Roland Sheriff; Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
1957- Mr. Herman Kurth; Mount Vernon, Washington, USA.
1957-12- Turned on its back by windstorm, when tie-downs broke.
1958-03- Rebuild completed.
1960- Mr. Wayne Learn; 
   
   
   
   
C-GRPJ 1975- Imported to Canada.
? Mr. Raymond Eiklor; Box 753, Qualium Beach, British Columbia V0R 2T0, Canada.
1986-07-25 Cancelled from Canadian CAR.
   
     
     

N6249K (s/n 456)
Waterfall, Alaska, 1958.
Photo: Herman Kurth

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