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It seems there are few limits to what they can stick on floats:I think they tried the Buffalo with an augmented wing, jets, and some type of float system. It was awesome to watch but very limited payload
N130Q | Douglas DC-3 | Private | Kevin Porter | JetPhotos
Back on floats for the first time in 15 years! This DC-3 is the only such type ever fitted with amphibious floats. Approximately 30 sets of Model 78-29000 floats were built by the Edo Corporation for C-47s during WWII, and roughly a half dozen C-47s operated as floatplanes in military service...
Air Force Wants to Move Fast on Boat Plane for Special Operators
The Air Force is moving forward with an amphibious, pontoon-equipped version of the MC-130J Commando II.