Shinmavya US-2 Flying Boat: Gigantic Japanese Amphibious Aircraft
The Shinmavya US-2 is a Japanese STOL amphibious aircraft, specially designed for air-sea rescue operations. Introduced in 2007, this gigantic wonder of advanced engineering goes beyond the standard capabilities of a flying boat containing an inherent undercarriage facility which make the aircraft a real amphibian.
It can carry up to 20 passengers, and the overall length of the aircraft reaches 33.5 meters with a wingspan of 33 meters. Its empty weight is 56,500Ib while the maximum take off weight is 105,150Ib.
Check out the video below to see more about this gigantic flying boat and enjoy!
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