10/15/99 - Last of the Flying Boats Recorded
anticipation of a feature documentary on the History of Pan Am, Io Communications
shot footage of one of the last of the original flying boats, a Sikorsky
S-43 "Baby Clipper", formerly the corporate aircraft of Howard
Hughes. Io also obtained permission to have additional photography shot
with this last-of-a-breed aircraft for the Pan Am film. Take a look
at a clip
(8.8 MB) from this footage.