Questions tagged [pby-catalina]

A highly-versatile twin-engine flying boat designed by Consolidated and produced from 1936 through 1945.

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PBY-5A exhaust modification?

What is the function of these “tubes” that cover the outboard exhaust stacks on some PBY-5A and PBY-6A aircraft?
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What does the PBY Catalina's APU look like?

I found some specifications of the PBY Catalina that mention an APU, but I did not find any other references to this APU. It seems logical that such a plane has an APU, and that this APU is not like ...
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