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vegaskip
09-18-2015, 07:02 AM
Seaplane tender USS Currytuck hoists a P5M Martin Marlin of VP-48 aboard for servicing, while another takes off.USCGC Half Moon in the distance and LST, USS Washtenaw County as depot for small craft.
Jim
For those that haven't seen it
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Gray539
09-20-2015, 01:18 PM
Lots of things to look at in this one, Jim. Marlins were great looking planes.

vegaskip
09-20-2015, 01:39 PM
Thanks Gray, just the kind of painting I like to do.
Jim

gollum
09-20-2015, 06:50 PM
The bit I like is the Sky Crane ... my eye's go strait to it every time I pop in here :cool:

vegaskip
09-21-2015, 05:18 AM
I once saw a logging program on TV about the Sky Crane, they had sort of back to back cockpits. The pilot could control it facing aft and down, just like one of those Container Cranes!.
Jim