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S/N  B-29

Dick Probert


Manufactured 1945   JRF-5      Bu37776

Argentina Navy as 0294      1946

Paraguay Navy as 0127       until 1969

Catalina Airlines - Long Beach, CA    Dick Probert

     Probert acquired the remaining 3 Paraguay Navy Gooses in trade

     for Cessna U206Cs: Gooses were retired but made ferriable and

     delivered to USA 1969

Walter B. Von Kleinsmid - Long Beach, CA   1969

Catalina Seaplanes -  Long Beach, CA  1969- 1971

Antilles Air Boats - U.S.V.I.  1972- 1981

      AAB ceased operations 11/8/81

      Stored at Alexander Hamiliton Airport-St. Croix until 1983

      Transferred to Opa-Locka, FL 1983

 David Cushnir - New York & Opa Locka, FL 1988-2013

struck off USCR 5/15/13

FAA Records - N3283
FAA Form 337 - further documentation / misc.
Ownership / Transfers / Registrations / misc.
photo by R.A. Scholefield - Hollywood - North Perry, Florida 1987
St. Thomas
photo by Dan Styer
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Thank you Anthony!
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San Juan, P.R.
photo by Tony Pearce
West End,  Tortola, B.V.I.

After AAB closed, most of the aircraft were relocated to the states. Here is N3283 next to another Goose with Mallard N7356 in the background (stripped of paint).

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Antilles Air Boats Gooses stored at Opa-Locka Airport in November 1982.

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