Farman Goliath Hydravion

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Farman Goliath Hydravion

Postby longshot » Sat Nov 30, 2019 1:04 am

A top-notch ebay seller has a bunch of Farman photos for sale including this Goliath floatplane....what's the aircraft in the back of the hangar with the one-piece wide float?Image ....(right click for whole large image)
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Re: Farman Goliath Hydravion

Postby dogsbody » Sat Nov 30, 2019 7:05 pm

A better sized image so the whole picture can be viewed:


And a closer view of the aircraft inside the hanger:


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with a uniform to wear,
a fast aeroplane to fly,
and something to shoot at?"
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Re: Farman Goliath Hydravion

Postby geoffreybe » Mon Dec 16, 2019 12:23 pm

It is a Farman F.171 with a special float for the North Atlantic flight.
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