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    Parachute brakes

    Dear All, Pursuing the theme of "landing is a tougher nut to crack than taking off" on the basis that you can choose whether to take off but once you're up you've got to come down sooner or later: Does anyone know of any research into using parachutes to slow down seaplanes coming in to...
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    Dear All, Is anyone aware of any seaplanes or amphibiamns that use hydeofoils to get them off the surface of the water? Reasons for using them or not using them would be most interesting. I am surprised that none of the designs I've seen so far use hydrofoils, whilst in the meantime...