Floatplane and Seaplane Instructional Books
The Seaplane, Skiplane, and Float/Ski Equipped Helicopter Operations Handbook features full-color illustrations and photographs throughout, as well as straightforward discussions and explanations for rules, regulations and aids for navigation, principles of seaplanes, water characteristics and seaplane base operations, seaplane operations (preflight, takeoffs, landings), performance, skiplane operations, emergency open sea operations, float and ski-equipped helicopters. 

Previously published in the Airplane Flying Handbook (FAA-H-8083-3), this information has since been removed from that text (with the introduction of the FAA-H-8083-3A).

This is a glossy, soft cover book (8-3/8” x 10-7/8”) with 82 pages, includes a glossary, index, full-color illustrations and photographs. 
SBBSOP - Book, FAA Seaplane, Skiplane, and Float/Ski Equipped Helicopter Operations Handbook 

Seaplane Operations
by Dale De Remer

A comprehensive text on basic and advanced techniques for floatplanes, amphibians and flying boats from around the world, featuring museum-quality photographs and illustrations throughout.

Soft cover and indexed, 404 Pages
SBBSEAPOP  -Book,  Seaplane Operations 
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DHC-3 Otter Flight Manual
de Havilland Technical Manual

This is the authentic deHavilland DHC-3 Otter Flight Operations Manual. Standard equipment for those who operate an Otter, a must have for those preparing to train in a DHC-3 and/or a great addition to the collection appreciate the awesome Otter!

Binder hard cover, illustrated, indexed.
SBBDHC3 -Manual, DHC-3 Otter Flight Manual

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How to Fly Floats
by Jay J. Frey

Written by retired Vice President of EDO Corporation, the world's foremost manufacturer of standard and amphibious floats. Since the early 70's when it was first published, "How to Fly Floats" continues to be the standard by which most seaplanes pilots learn. This updated edition includes chapters on: Preflights - Water Taxiing - Take-off & Landings - Mooring and Beaching. It aims to assist the novice seaplane pilot in all phases of floatplane training, with special emphasis on those aspects of seaplane operations which are different from operating on land. This wonderful book is extremely helpful for both those desiring to earn their float rating, and as reference material for seasoned seaplane pilots.

Soft cover, indexed, 5" x 8", 65 Pages
SBBHFF -Book, How to Fly Floats

"I used this book when I accomplished my seaplane training at Jack Brown's Seaplanes Base, and I highly recommend it for anyone seeking to earn their Single Engine Sea rating."  -Steve McCaughey

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