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Sevenstar Yacht Transport loads Sea plane in Palm Beach

Posted March 28, 2012, 3:12 p.m.
03-26-2012 Sevenstar Yacht Transport loads Sea plane in Palm Beach A rare 30 passenger Sea plane landed at the Port of Palm Beach early Sunday morning and was successfully loaded onto the MV Suomigracht by Sevenstar Yacht Transport with destination Australia. The Proven G-111, is only one of three ever built. The plane was built in California, flew to North County Airport in West Palm Beach and then made it's way to the Lake Worth Inlet to be loaded onto the ship for transport. The G-111 is an amphibious workhorse. According to a pamphlet from the maker of the aircraft, it states "nothing in the world matches the G-111 for utility or dependability. It's one of a kind." The Owner, pilot and load masters of Sevenstar Yacht Transport of Amsterdam were in town for the landing and upload. Besides The Proven G-111, 60 yachts were loaded on board of the 185 meter long vessel of the Spliethoff fleet vessel MV Suomigracht. The vessel will be heading to Australia and New Zealand tonight.