Cessna 208 Caravan
Note: The Grumman Goose model hangs in Margaritaville - Cincinnati. The model has registration N48550 with a retractable float modification and painted in Pan American Airways colors. Pan Am only operated 1 Grumman Goose s/n 1004 reg. NC16913 flying between Miami and Cat Cay. N48550 s/n 1061 mfg. 1939 (retractable float mod approx. 1996) A subsidy operated 2 Gooses under the name Pan American Airways - Africa Ltd (Middle Est - Africa)
Jimmy Buffett had an interest in flying and acquired his private pilot license around 1987. Charles F. Blair Jr. died in 1978. When Jimmy was playing at the Foggy Bottom Bar in Christiansted, St. Croix in 1976 , I'm sure he had the opportunity to meet Capt. Blair and talk about seaplanes.