The Versatile Beech 18
From sculptural beauty to functional transport, the Model 18 is an airplane of many guises.
- By Diane Tedeschi and Caroline Sheen
- AirSpaceMag.com, November 16, 2012
The Model 18 can also fly as a seaplane. After this airplane was sold to a buyer in Thailand in 1995, it traveled across the Pacific via freighter. At the harbor in Long Beach, California, a crane lifted the carefully-secured airplane onto the freighter’s deck.