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LAKE LA-200 (N1079L)


Gillam Bay, Green Turtle Cay, Bahamas. March 18 2018


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ian mcdonell
You have to like a float plane photo in these surrounds - nicely done
serge LOTH
This picture gives me the taste to refound my seaplane....Extra Jon were you on a boat?
Ramazan Yuksel
Nice a plane
Nice place to hang out.
Id Rocketeer
Nice shot. Makes me wish I was back on vacation in the Bahamas.

For my taste I think I'd have preferred a little slower shutter speed to pick up some blur in the prop and water, assuming you panned.
Stefan Sobol
Good thing he's close to the water with that dead engine.
Richard Ashley
I used to fly one of those!
Richard Ashley
I flew one in Utah and Arizona for years. God how I miss that!
Richard Ashley
I just realized that is my old airplane! I put in over 2,000 hours in that plane in Utah with Western Brine Shrimp International!

If the owner sees this message would you please contact me
*raging elephant in the room*

Is that REALLY your email address?
The other long-trunked loaded with peanuts question ... Do you REALLY THINK he will write to Gayinspandex (?) Dot Com! lol
Bob Hall of Kodiak Airways gave this a try in the 60's when they first came out. I flew in one and liked it. When landing in water, compared to a Goose, Wigeon or float plane it felt like my bottom was below the waterline. Sadly the Lake didn't make it in Kodiak, as it's rough water landing limit was only 6 inch waves or so and while that might happen in a lake environment, in the ocean almost never. Still a sweet aircraft.
Norman Barry
Very scary airplanes to be in. Also followers, this is not a "Floatplane", its an Amphibian.ncb
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Date Aircraft Origin Destination Departure Arrival Duration
18-Jan-2021 UnknownBartow Exec ()Near Orlando, FL 03:00PM EST Last seen 04:48PM EST 1:48
18-Jan-2021 UnknownNear Orlando, FLBartow Exec () First seen 11:56AM EST 12:22PM EST 0:25
17-Jan-2021 UnknownNear Orlando, FLNear Orlando, FL First seen 04:24PM EST Last seen 05:01PM EST 0:37
16-Jan-2021 UnknownLeesburg Intl ()Near Orlando, FL 11:54AM EST Last seen 12:20PM EST 0:25
16-Jan-2021 UnknownNear Orlando, FLNear Orlando, FL First seen 08:33AM EST Last seen 08:40AM EST 0:07
15-Jan-2021 UnknownBartow Exec ()Near Orlando, FL 05:15PM EST Last seen 05:37PM EST 0:22
15-Jan-2021 UnknownTampa Exec ()Bartow Exec () 03:39PM EST 03:58PM EST (?) 0:19
15-Jan-2021 UnknownNear Orlando, FLTampa Exec () First seen 11:51AM EST Last seen 12:31PM EST 0:40
15-Jan-2021 UnknownNear Orlando, FLWinter Haven Rgnl () First seen 09:30AM EST Last seen 10:20AM EST 0:49
14-Jan-2021 UnknownNear Merritt Island, FLNear Orlando, FL First seen 03:29PM EST Last seen 05:06PM EST 1:36
14-Jan-2021 UnknownNear Orlando, FLNear Merritt Island, FL First seen 12:55PM EST Last seen 02:02PM EST 1:06
07-Jan-2021 UnknownBartow Exec ()Near Orlando, FL 03:27PM EST Last seen 03:57PM EST 0:30
07-Jan-2021 UnknownPunta Gorda ()Bartow Exec () 01:12PM EST 01:46PM EST 0:33
07-Jan-2021 UnknownBartow Exec ()Punta Gorda () 11:47AM EST 01:10PM EST 1:22
07-Jan-2021 UnknownNear Orlando, FLBartow Exec () First seen 10:12AM EST 10:39AM EST 0:27
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