The AVIC AG600 amphibious aircraft made its maiden flight from Zhuhai Airport in last December and carried out its first water surface take-off and landing in Jingmen water airport last week.
The world’s largest seaplane festival, Gidroaviasalon was held on the Black Sea coast in Russia last weekend.
The Chinese AVIC AG600 giant seaplane first-ever flight was from Zhuhai Jinwan airport about 50 miles west of Hong Kong. The AG600’s hour-long maiden flight shows it flying over water but not actually landing on it. An aquatic takeoff and landing is set for 2018.
The first Greek seaplane test flights in a 10-seat Quest Kodiak seaplane were successfully completed on the island of Corfu, following seven years of effort to establish seaplane flight connections in Greece.
Blue and green water, summer, sunshine, pretty women, good music, need I say more? Two seaplane flight videos, and that’s nice makes your day.
Spanish Air Force 43 Group, which specialises in water bombing forest fires, is flying in Portugal. Canadaair CL215 and Bombardier 415 waterbomber seaplanes are throwing the water on the burning forest 100 miles away from Lisbon.
The seaplane towed wakeboard athlete in Aarhaus town, Denmark the end of last month.
Tomas Brodreskift, the CEO of the Norwegian development company presents Equator P2 Xcursion, the new electric-hybrid twoseater seaplane to Seaplane International readers at the ceremony.
Kitty Hawk the mysterious flying-car startup backed by Google founder Larry Page, has finally launched. The start up introduced the first new vehicle, the Kitty Hawk Flyer.
We are here to show five seaplanes of the Aero Friedrichshafen. Quick round-up, the details in the coming weeks.