San Juan

AAB operations in San Juan was adjacent to the Isla Grande Airport  and  originally  next to the Naval Air Station (which included the U.S. Coast Guard Air Station). The location gave AAB another downtown to downtown terminal with ready made water ramps. The old Navy hangar was perfect for the larger flying boats (VS-44 & S-25). 

Isla Grande Airport - San Juan, Puerto R
photo credit Tony Pearce
San Juan, P.R.
San Juan, P.R.
San Juan, P.R.
San Juan, P.R.
San Juan, P.R.
Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico Slideshow

photo credit Marijane Sipple
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photo credit Jim Flanagan
photo credit Mick Bajcar
photo credit Tom Anusewicz

San Juan, P.R.  Sept. 1980- AAB hangar on the left / seaplane ramp center / Old Coast Guard hangar on right. S-25 "Excalibur VIII" outside AAB hangar

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photo by Tom Anusewicz
Tom Anusewicz and Southern Cross - May 18, 1977
Charlie Freehling and I went to San Juan to review G-73 N7338 Mallard incident from previous day.
photo by Charles Freehling
photo by Charles Freehling
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Southern Cross preparing for its last Atlantic crossing
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Vieques, P.R.

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photo credits Fritz Henle
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U.S. Coast Guard Air Station San Juan