skiplane

ski plane

also ski·plane (skē′plān′)
n.
An airplane equipped with skis for landing on or taking off from a snow-covered surface.

skiplane

(ˈskiːˌpleɪn)
n
(Aeronautics) an aircraft fitted with skis to enable it to land on and take off from snow

ski•plane

(ˈskiˌpleɪn)

n.
an airplane equipped with skis to enable it to land on and take off from snow.
[1925–30]
Translations

skiplane

[ˈskiːˌpleɪn] naeroplano munito di sci
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Quickly draining her cocoa, Berit jumped out of the truck as the small skiplane landed downriver from them.
In 2001, Wasaya received economic development funding from the Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development to help expand its charter service to include float planes and skiplanes that can land on water and snow in remote areas.
The base camp on Kahiltna Glacier is almost invisible, save for the jumble of skis, poles, sleds, bags, tents and skiplanes.