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Saro pusher airscrew six engined flying boat

hesham

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Hi,

a strange Saro pusher airscrew six engined flying boat project,I don't know it.
http://www.flightglobal.com/FlightPDFArchive/1943/1943%20-%202923.pdf
 

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Vahe Demirjian

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This could be an early design for what would become the Saunders Roe Princess, because the 1943 Saunders Roe flying boat had a 214-foot wingspan.

Kaplan, Philip. Big Wings: The Largest Aeroplanes Ever Built. Pen and Sword, 2005. ISBN 1-84415-178-6.
 

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Hesham, this is not a Saro project. The article in Flight is a critical review of a Saro proposal for a floating dock for flying boats and the aircraft sketch has been modified by the author to be a pusher.
 
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