Non veni pacem mittere, sed gladium.
I know.There was a time that you and I (working as a team) could have brought it back. Not now. Alas.
Belonged to a guy who was touring the world in it with his family. Almost didn't make it home:http://www.artificialowl.net/2009/07/abandoned-catalina-seaplane-50-years.html
It's still a good idea not to park where the savages can get to you. Incredible story, they were lucky to get out alive!