Short Sunderland flying boat by FrigateRN

One of the most outstanding British seaplanes during the Second World War was the Short Sunderland flying boat. It was a heavily armed long-range naval patrol flying boat that earned .

Short Sunderland Mark I, L2163 ‘DA-G’, of No. 210 Squadron RAF based at Oban, in flight over the Atlantic while escorting Canadian Troop Convoy 6 (TC.6), inbound for Greenock.1943

Short Sunderland Mark I of No. 210 Squadron RAF based at Oban, Scotland in flight over the Atlantic while escorting Canadian Troop Convoy 6 inbound for Such long range aircraft were critical to securing eventual victory in the Battle of the Atlantic.

Short Sunderland Mk V of the 201st Squadron RAF moored at Tower Bridge, London 16th September 1956 (during the commemoration of the Battle of Britain)

Short Sunderland Mk V of the Squadron RAF moored at Tower Bridge, London September 1956 (during the commemoration of the Battle of Britain) awesome!

Short Sunderland I. RAF flying boat

Short Sunderland I. Long range maritime reconnaissance & anti submarine aircraft.

1938-1959 Short S.25 Sunderland. Flying Boat Bomber. RAF, RNZAF, RAAF, FN. Engine: 4 x Bristol Pegasus XVIII nine cylinder radial engines (1,065 hp) Armament: 16 x .303 Browning machine guns, 2 x .5 in machine guns. Max speed: 210 mph (336 km/h)

Engine: 4 x Bristol Pegasus XVIII nine cylinder radial engines hp) Armament: 16 x Browning machine guns, 2 x in machine guns. Max speed: 210 mph km/h)

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Gremlins - A children's story or a sinister and deadly malfunction.

The Short Sunderland was a British flying boat patrol bomber developed for the Royal Air Force (RAF) by Short Brothers.

Sunderland's flying boat escorting the "Empress of Australia" sailing on the English Channel with the King and Queen on board bound for Canada.

Sunderland's flying boat escorting the "Empress of Australia" sailing on the English Channel with the King and Queen on board bound for Canada.

Short S.25 Sunderland Mk V (Sunderland first flight 1937, Mk V variant circa 1944)

The Short Sunderland was a British flying boat patrol bomber developed for the Royal Air Force (RAF) by Short Brothers. It took its service name from the town (latterly, city) and port of Sunderland in North East England.

Short Sunderland: fliegendes “Stachelschwein” mit angetriebenen Geschütztürmen

Short Sunderland: fliegendes “Stachelschwein” mit angetriebenen Geschütztürmen

Short Sunderland: fliegendes "Stachelschwein"

Short Sunderland: fliegendes "Stachelschwein"

Short Sunderland Mk V - Short Sunderland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Place as Airlift - a British Short Sunderland flying boat

The pilot and navigator of a Short Sunderland Mark I of No. 10 Squadron RAAF enjoy some refreshments while on convoy escort duty in the Atlantic.

The pilot and navigator of a Short Sunderland Mark I of No. 10 Squadron RAAF enjoy some refreshments while on convoy escort duty in the Atlantic.

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