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Sikorsky RS

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Sikorsky RS

Sikorsky S-38
Role Flying boat
Manufacturer Sikorsky Aircraft
Designer Igor Sikorsky
Primary user United States Navy

The Sikorsky RS was a designation used by the United States Navy for a number of different Sikorsky twin-engined amphibious flying boats.[1]


Designation for three Sikorsky S-41 flying boats for evaluation.[1]
Designation for two Sikorsky PS-2 flying boats converted as transports.[1]
Four Sikorsky PS-3 flying boats converted as transports.[1]
Designation for two impressed Sikorsky S-38A flying boats.[1]
Designation for two impressed Sikorsky S-41 flying boats.[1]

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  1. ^ a b c d e f Andrade 1979, p. 218
  • Andrade, John (1979). U.S.Military Aircraft Designations and Serials since 1909. Midland Counties Publications.  
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