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Flying with the Catalina PBY

Flying with the Catalina PBY

During her active service with the U.S. Navy the "PH-PBY" was responsible for sinking three Nazi submarines; the U-464, U-582 and the U-194. A fourth, the U-528, was heavily damaged! Having this in mind the PH-PBY is not only the oldest surviving flyable Catalina but also the most successful Catalina in history! She is now maintained and operated by the Catalina PBY Foundation at her new home; Lelystad Airport.