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City / Area:Datangshan / China Aviation Museum [ Off-Airport ]Map
Country:China
Collection:China Aviation Museum (Datangshan)
Photo Date:7 September 2010
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:46442
View count: 43
Due to a row of trees it isn't possible to get a proper side on shot of this incredible flying boat. I picked this shot out for upload as I hope that you can get an impression from it of how huge and truly impressive this seaplane really is.
Registration / Serial:02
Aircraft Version:Harbin SH-5
Operator / Titles:China - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Area:Datangshan / China Aviation Museum [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:7 September 2010
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
City / Area:Datangshan / China Aviation Museum [ Off-Airport ]Map
Country:China
Collection:China Aviation Museum (Datangshan)
Photo Date:7 September 2012
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:22016
View count: 52
This extraordinary flying boat is apparently one of six built, no doubt inspired by the Japanese Shin Meiwa designs with a bit of Beriev thrown in too. First flew 1976 and entered service with the People's Liberation Army North Sea Fleet at Qingdao ten years later. Orbis DC-8 N220RB behind
Registration / Serial:02
Aircraft Version:Harbin SH-5
Operator / Titles:China - Navy
C/n (msn):Not known
City / Area:Datangshan / China Aviation Museum [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:7 September 2012
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
City / Seaplane Base:Qingdao - SeaplaneMap
Country:China
Photo Date:12 September 2003
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Photo ID:974
View count: 73
After a holiday with friends in Japan, I took an overnight ferry from Shimonoseki to China, and was stunned to see this as the ship put into Qingdao. Only a few SH-5s appear to have been built for the People's Navy.
Registration / Serial:Not known
Aircraft Version:Harbin SH-5
Operator / Titles:China - Navy
C/n (msn):
City / Seaplane Base:Qingdao - Seaplane
Photo Date:12 September 2003
Photo by:Peter de JongContact