Defendant's seaplane landed at sea out of gasoline and without a compass. The m/s Batory took both the pilot and the plane aboard. In a libel for conversion of the seaplane, held, a cross-libel for salvage services stated a cause of action because a seaplane is a vessel for purpose of salvage. Gdynia-American Shipping Lines, Ltd. v. Lambros Seaplane Base, Inc., (D.C. N.Y. 1953) 115 F. Supp. 796.
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