A Rare Look At This Sunken Seaplane Downed In Pearl Harbor
Images of a U.S. Navy seaplane lost during the attack on Pearl Harbor were released Thursday by NOAA and the University of Hawaii.By Ethan Weston | December 4, 2015
This is a U.S. Navy airplane that sank in the Pacific Ocean during the attack on Pearl Harbor. Archaeologists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the University of Hawaii released these images Thursday. (Video via NOAA)
The airplane, a Catalina PBY, was known as a flying boat and was destroyed when the Japanese attacked the U.S. naval air station on Oahu.
While the wreck wasn't unknown, this is the first in-depth documentation of the site. (Video via NOAA)