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S38 in the UK

'Osa's Ark' flew over the UK yesterday.

31-Aug-2010


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August 31: The Sikorsky S38 seaplane replica making a trip across the Atlantic Ocean to raise money for European charities Aviation Without Borders and Luftfahrt ohne Grenzen (Wings of Help) passed through the UK yesterday, stopping at Inverness and Norwich for fuel.

The aircraft, named Osa's Ark, was originally planned to stop at the Imperial War Museum at Duxford in Cambridgeshire, but strong winds resulted in a diversion to Norwich Airport before pilots Tom Schrade, Bruno Gantenbrink and Dr Ulf Merbold departed for Europe.

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Tom Schrade said on the 21-Nov-2010 at 22:44

We had a great flight!
The plane is currently in Germany patiently waiting for the next leg of the Germany... Hopefully to Cape Town South Africa. Anyone interested can contact me at tjschrade1@gmail.com

BrandonFlilk said on the 25-Apr-2017 at 17:40


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