Monday, December 10, 2012

General Aviation PJ-1


Originally known as the Flying Life Boat, the General Aviation PJ flying boat was flown by the US Coast Guard as a long range rescue craft, was powered by a pair of Pratt & Whitney Wasps fitted in a tractor configuration.

General Aviation PJ-1 flying boat model at NMUSAF


The 1/72nd scale vacuform PJ-1 kit from Execuform

The PJ-2 during the conversion to tractor configuration
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