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airboat

[′er‚bōt]
(aerospace engineering)
(naval architecture)
A shallow boat that is propelled by an airplane propeller and steered by an airplane rudder.
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In addition to steering Palm Beach County's 23-year-old FSCA, Wright is a huntmaster with the Florida FWC Youth Hunt Program, vice president of the Florida Airboat Association, and a tireless supporter of the FWC Everglades Youth Camp.
One of the airboats which |offer excellent nature tours - you may even see a 'gator
Airboats come in numerous sizes and configurations for many different purposes.
Pro-Drive also leaned on its own airboat building expertise when designing the X Series to produce a nearly indestructible boat.
The Brevard County Sheriff's Department launched a rescue mission dispatching airboats from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and Camp Holley Fish Camp to assist in taking paramedics to the secluded accident site.
The next "first" is the Boggy Creek Airboats experience on the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes.
With catastrophic flooding along the Susquehanna River, forest rangers had to use special airboats to rescue people stranded by swiftly rising waters in Nanticoke and Conklin.
Airboats are the watercraft that zip through the Everglades.
People are hunting with mud motors, airboats and outboards these days, so it really doesn't make any sense to put more restrictions on our waterfowl areas.