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Patent: Flying Submarine

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"The submarine airplane can be radio operated for elevation control purposes. On the other hand, when used as a full scale airplane, submarine or water surface craft, standard controls for both the airplane and the submarine will be used."

Patent: Flying Submarine
US No. 3,092,060
Donald V. Reid
June  1963
Patent, 7 pages

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Application for patent filed January 17 1958; patent granted June 4 1963.

"This invention relates to a combined airplane and submarine and more particularly to a submarine airplane which may be constructed as a hobbyist’s model or as a full scale craft having principal although not exclusive application as a military vehicle. An object of the invention is to provide a submarine airplane which is capable of easily converting from a vehicle capable of submerged propulsion to an aircraft."

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Patent: Flying Submarine
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User comments:

A flying submarine sounds like something James Bond would have! Has anyone ever actually seen one of these - and did it work?
Mary - 23/05/2016
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