Wayne Coulson reflects on the Martin Mars

Wayne Coulson is CEO of Coulson Air Tankers.  Last week we wrote about how the company is retiring the last two Martin Mars – seventy years after they were made.  How many aircraft have worked that long? Mr Coulson reflects on their experience with this amazing...

Goodbye Martin Mars

Coulson Group, owners of the world’s only Martin Mars, are retiring the aircraft.  Only five of these giants were built by Glenn L. Martin Company in Baltimore. Coulson’s website has this history of the aircraft: “The Hawaii and Philippine Mars are...