The Sikorsky S-38 was an American twin-engined 8-seat sesquiplane amphibious aircraft. It was sometimes called "The Explorer's Air Yacht" and was Sikorsky's first widely produced amphibious flying boat which in addition to serving successfully for Pan American Airways and the U.S. Army, also had numerous private owners who received notoriety for their exploits.

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  • The Sikorsky S-38 was an American twin-engined 8-seat sesquiplane amphibious aircraft. It was sometimes called "The Explorer's Air Yacht" and was Sikorsky's first widely produced amphibious flying boat which in addition to serving successfully for Pan American Airways and the U.S. Army, also had numerous private owners who received notoriety for their exploits. (en)
  • Die Sikorsky S-38 war ein Amphibienflugzeug des US-amerikanischen Herstellers Sikorsky Manufacturing Co., der ab 1929 als Sikorsky Aviation Division der United Aircraft and Transport Corporation firmierte. Die S-38 war nach der nur einmal gebauten S-34 und der in fünf Exemplaren gefertigten S-36 das erste Flugzeug von Sikorsky, das in größerer Stückzahl gebaut wurde. Gelegentlich wurde es auch The Explorer's Air Yacht genannt. (de)
  • Le Sikorsky S-38 est un hydravion à coque américain destiné au transport de passagers. Conçu dans les années 1920, le S-38 est équipé de 8 sièges et dispose de deux moteurs de 400 chevaux chacun. Il est également utilisé comme avion de transport militaire, par l'USAAF, sous la désignation C-6. Au total, 101 exemplaires sont construits, et deux existent encore aujourd'hui. (fr)
  • Il Sikorsky S-38 era un aereo anfibio bimotore a scafo centrale con configurazione alare biplana sviluppato dall'azienda aeronautica statunitense Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation nei anni venti all'inizio anni trenta e destinato al servizio di trasporto passeggeri di linea. Destinato al mercato dell'aviazione commerciale, il modello venne anche utilizzato in ambito militare da United States Army Air Corps (USAAC), United States Marine Corps (USMC) ed United States Navy (US Navy). (it)
  • De Sikorsky S-38 is een amfibisch vliegtuig, wat wil zeggen dat het zowel op water als op land kan landen en opstijgen. Het toestel is een dubbeldekker met twee motoren en was het eerste succes van Igor Sikorsky's bedrijf in de VS. (nl)
  • Сикорский S-38 (англ. Sikorsky S-38) — американский двухмоторный самолёт-амфибия (летающая лодка). Разработан и производился предприятием Sikorsky Aircraft. Серийное производство — с 1928 по 1930 г. Выпущено более ста самолётов. Sikorsky S-38 был самым массовым серийным самолётом Игоря Сикорского. (ru)
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  • 68.6
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  • 720.0
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  • 10 (xsd:integer)
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  • 4,878 m
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  • 16000.0
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  • 750.0
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  • Two
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  • Igor Sikorsky
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  • 2727.0
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  • Pratt & Whitney R-1340 Wasp
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  • 1928-05-25 (xsd:date)
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  • 4.22 m
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  • October 1928
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  • 1226.82
dbp:lists
  • *List of aircraft of the Spanish Republican Air Force * List of Interwar military aircraft
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  • *Sikorsky RS, a designation used by the United States Navy for a number of different Sikorsky twin-engined amphibious flying boats
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  • * Keystone-Loening Commuter * Keystone–Loening Air Yacht * Grumman Widgeon * Grumman Goose * Piaggio P.136
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  • $37,000 in 1930
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  • The Sikorsky S-38 was an American twin-engined 8-seat sesquiplane amphibious aircraft. It was sometimes called "The Explorer's Air Yacht" and was Sikorsky's first widely produced amphibious flying boat which in addition to serving successfully for Pan American Airways and the U.S. Army, also had numerous private owners who received notoriety for their exploits. (en)
  • Die Sikorsky S-38 war ein Amphibienflugzeug des US-amerikanischen Herstellers Sikorsky Manufacturing Co., der ab 1929 als Sikorsky Aviation Division der United Aircraft and Transport Corporation firmierte. Die S-38 war nach der nur einmal gebauten S-34 und der in fünf Exemplaren gefertigten S-36 das erste Flugzeug von Sikorsky, das in größerer Stückzahl gebaut wurde. Gelegentlich wurde es auch The Explorer's Air Yacht genannt. (de)
  • Le Sikorsky S-38 est un hydravion à coque américain destiné au transport de passagers. Conçu dans les années 1920, le S-38 est équipé de 8 sièges et dispose de deux moteurs de 400 chevaux chacun. Il est également utilisé comme avion de transport militaire, par l'USAAF, sous la désignation C-6. Au total, 101 exemplaires sont construits, et deux existent encore aujourd'hui. (fr)
  • Il Sikorsky S-38 era un aereo anfibio bimotore a scafo centrale con configurazione alare biplana sviluppato dall'azienda aeronautica statunitense Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation nei anni venti all'inizio anni trenta e destinato al servizio di trasporto passeggeri di linea. Destinato al mercato dell'aviazione commerciale, il modello venne anche utilizzato in ambito militare da United States Army Air Corps (USAAC), United States Marine Corps (USMC) ed United States Navy (US Navy). (it)
  • De Sikorsky S-38 is een amfibisch vliegtuig, wat wil zeggen dat het zowel op water als op land kan landen en opstijgen. Het toestel is een dubbeldekker met twee motoren en was het eerste succes van Igor Sikorsky's bedrijf in de VS. (nl)
  • Сикорский S-38 (англ. Sikorsky S-38) — американский двухмоторный самолёт-амфибия (летающая лодка). Разработан и производился предприятием Sikorsky Aircraft. Серийное производство — с 1928 по 1930 г. Выпущено более ста самолётов. Sikorsky S-38 был самым массовым серийным самолётом Игоря Сикорского. (ru)
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  • Sikorsky S-38 (en)
  • Sikorsky S-38 (de)
  • Sikorsky S-38 (fr)
  • Sikorsky S-38 (it)
  • Sikorsky S-38 (nl)
  • Sikorsky S-38 (ru)
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