The Grumman Goose is a patrol and reconnaissance anti-submarine aircraft with the handy ability of being able to land in water or on land. Sometimes referred to as the “Cutters” Goose this aircraft was initially used as a commuter before being drafted into service by the US Military during the 2nd World War.
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The Grumman G-21 Goose was an amphibious aircraft designed by Grumman to serve as an eight-seat “commuter” aircraft for businessmen in the Long Island area. The Goose was Grumman’s first monoplane to fly, its first twin-engined aircraft, and its first aircraft to enter commercial airline service. During World War II, the Goose became an effective transport for the US military (including the United States Coast Guard), as well as serving with many other air forces. During hostilities, the Goose took on an increasing number of combat and training roles. The adaptable transport continued in postwar use.
Source: Wikipedia-Grumman G-21 Goose
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