N5162G give me water.
Photo: Ben Cogger © 31 May 2020
N5162G awaits a trip.
Photo: Todd Boettcher © 16 July 2017
N5162G going nowhere.
Photo: Todd Boettcher © 24 May 2016
N5162G enjoying a tranquil evening.
Photo: Ben Cogger © 12 August 2015
N5162G in the water at her Lake Hood parking spot.
Photo: Ben Cogger © 31 May 2014
N5162G with "launch vehicle".
Photo: Ben Cogger © 28 May 2014
N5162G sporting new paint and larger "reggie".
Photo: Fred Wallis © 15 July 2013
N5162G still with microscopic registration marks.
Photo: Todd Boettcher © 09 May 2012
Photo: Robbie Shaw © 07 May 2012 - Aird Archives
N5162G wintering on land.
Photo: Stephen Toernblom © May 2007 - Aird Archives
N5162G still in same docking spot, with a few more weeds !
Photo: Neil Aird © 06 September 2004
N5162G enjoying the last few days of Autumn on floats.
Photo: Mark Merry © October 2001
N5162G hibernating at Anchorage, Alaska.
Photo: Derek Linder © October 2001
N5162G ready to go at Lake Hood.
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © May 1987
N5162G at Boeing Field after white paint stripe added.
Photo: John Kimberley © September 1978 - Lenn Bayliss Collection
N5162G at KBFI, Washington, on Boxing Day.
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © 26 December 1976
N5162G with CAP at Van Nuys, California.
Photo: Unknown photographer © September 1974 - Aird Archives
Photo: J. Zwart © 17 April 1972 - Aird Archives





53-8164 USAF # 1392. L-20 No: 393. Command A(AF)-5. Delivered 14-Jun-1954. Built as L-20A and re-designated U-6A in 1962. Full history still to be researched.

N5162G Civil Air Patrol, Maxwell AFB., Montgomery, AL. Regd May-1971.

Accident: Kent, WA. 14-Aug-1975. When completing a ferry flight from Crest Air Park, Medford, OR., the aircraft ground looped and swerved on landing caused by pilot mis-judging landing speed. Aircraft substantially damaged. Passenger and pilot uninjured. SEA76DYE09.

N5162G Thomas F. Thomas, Anchorage, AK. On USCAR at 29-Sep-1979.

N5162G Ronald B. Hyde, dba Alaska River Safaris, Togiak Wildlife Refuge, AK. Regd Feb-1980.

Airworthiness Date: 15-Jun-1983. Classification – Restricted.

Airworthiness cert: 15-Jun-1983. Restricted / Other.

N5162G Walter G. Hanni, Anchorage, AK. Regd 25-Jun-1984.