N79914
S/N  B-88
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photo by Mel Lawrence

Manufactured in September 1944   JRF-5      Bu84793

U.S. Navy   - Alemeda, CA  1944-1948

U.S. Navu Surplus  -  BuAer 84753

Ellis Air Lines - Ketchikan, AK   re-built 1949

Alaska Coastal-Ellis Airlines - Ketchikan, AK 1962-1965

Alaska Coastal Airlines - Juneau, AK 1965-1967

Alaska Airlines - Seattle, WA 1967-1969

Antilles Air Boats - U.S.V.I. 1969-1981

     AAB ceased operations 1981 - aircraft stored A. Hamilton Airport - St. Croix

     damaged by hurricane, abandoned as wreck.

Dean Franklin, Miami

Klaus Martin, Germany  - in storage

FAA Records - N79914
FAA Form 337 - further documentation / misc.
Ownership / Transfers / Registrations / misc.
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photo by John Sternburgh
N79914 in Germany. More info coming soon. 
Also see N28369
            N2003
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