REPUBLIC RC-3 SEABEE # 693

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Photo: Steve Homewood

N6443K (s/n 693)
Oshkosh Wittman Regional (OSH / KOSH), WI, USA
28 July 2004
Photo: courtesy Steve Homewood
Original photo at http://www.abpic.co.uk/photo/1031380/

AIRCRAFT DATA

Manufacturer: Republic Aviation Corporation, Farmingdale, Long Island, New York, USA.
Model: Republic RC-3 Seabee
Type Certificate No: A-769
Serial Number: 693
Manufacturing Date: 1947-04
Engine: Franklin 6A8-215-B8F/-B9F (215 HP at 2500 RPM)
Remarks:  
 
Reg. No. Date Remarks
NC6443K
N6443K
1947-04 Manufacturing Date.
1947-04- Test flight.
1947-04-22 Officially delivered from Republic Aviation Corp. to Capitol Aircraft Sales, Clinton, Maryland.
   
1957-07-26 A/W Date.
   
   
1967-08-06 Gear-down landing in Wanapitei Lake, Canada. The 63 year old pilot was alone aboard and escaped with minor injuries.
   
   
? Mr. Theodore W Miller; Canfield, Ohio, USA.
   
1996-11-21 Mr. David A Leaf,; 904 W Devonshire Road, Delafield, WI 53018-1922, USA.
2000-01-10 Ms. Susan K Schwaab; 3019 Chatham Street, Racine, WI 53402-4001, USA.
   
2004-10-26 Mr. Burton W Bucher; 2424 Sunset Avenue, Waukegan, IL 60087-3704, USA.
   
     

N6443K (s/n 693)
USA 2004-07-30
Photo: David Gill

N6443K (s/n 693)
USA 2004-07-30
Photo: David Gill

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