This Day in Aviation History
May 25th, 1928
First flight of the Sikorsky S-38.

The Sikorsky S-38 was an American twin-engined 8-seat sesquiplane amphibious aircraft. It was sometimes called “The Explorer’s Air Yacht” and was Sikorsky’s first widely produced amphibious flying boat which in addition to serving successfully for Pan American Airways and the U.S. Army, also had numerous private owners who received notoriety for their exploits….

Wikipedia, Sikorsky S-38:

YouTube, Sikorsky S-38 “Wandering Star” film trailer:

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