FrontRunners: Sea Bird

<< Back to Robb Report, November 2006

    Chub Cay is one suitable destination for the Seawind 300C amphibian plane (www.seawind.biz). Seawind, which currently is flight-testing the plane, reports that the aircraft operates on the water just as easily as it does on land and reaches a maximum speed of 200 mph in the air, 40 mph faster on average than other amphibian aircraft. The plane will have a starting price of about $325,000; a $9,000 reservation fee is required....

    The 19-passenger copter will have an extended range and features to ensure maximum comfort…
    The jet’s large floor plan allows for the addition of an office and a bedroom…
    The six-seat, twin-engine jet has a reworked interior and upgraded technology…
    The two-seat jet is being developed for both private and military flying…
    The design concept incorporates technology found on Mercedes-Benz automobiles…
    The new improvement to the BBJ private aircraft reduces drag and adds range…
    The company’s design could reduce the flight time between Washington, D.C., and Paris by 3 hours…
    The ergonomic chair promises to make long-range flight much more comfortable…
    The fractional provider recently took delivery of a custom G450LXi, with more on the way…
    The simulated fireplace replicates the heat, sound, and intensity of a real fire…