The OA-9- here is the Army Air Corps version, seen in overseas pre-war colors. Before WW-II the Army was very interested in seaplanes and had quite a few from the 1920's through 1940's. As you will see later, even the post-war U.S. Air Force had their own collection of seaplanes,

primarily for pilot rescue, until

replaced by helicopters.

OA-9 Goose

US Army Utility Seaplane

December7 .

OA-9

Pre-War Army "Goose"

OA-9 Goose US Army Utility Seaplane.  2  450 HP Pratt & Whitney radial engines, 195 mph speed, Range: 1,150 Miles Seated 8  Passengers.   The OA-9- here is the Army Air Corps version, seen in overseas pre-war colors. Before WW-II the Army was very interested in seaplanes and had quite a

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2  450 HP Pratt & Whitney radial engines

195  mph speed,       Range: 1,150 Miles

Seated 8  Passengers