THE ENOLA GAY (B-29 Superfortress)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Scrawlinn
N 38° 54.627 W 077° 26.630
18S E 288104 N 4309678
Quick Description: Who hasn't heard of this infamous aircraft? ...the plane that carried the first atomic bomb attack to Hiroshima, Japan ...which brought to an end the most destructive, widespread conflict in human history, World War II.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 4/2/2008 3:37:26 PM
Waymark Code: WM3GBR
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Raven Recon
Views: 61

Long Description:
For detailed information on The Enola Gay: ( VISIT LINK)
For detailed information on The National Air and Space Museum Annex, the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center : ( VISIT LINK)
Type of Aircraft: (make/model): B-29 Superfortress Bomber

Tail Number: (S/N): 44-86292

Construction:: original aircraft

Location (park, airport, museum, etc.): Museum

inside / outside: inside

Other Information::
$12 parking fee at the museum; free admission.


Access restrictions: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Photo of aircraft (required - will be interesting to see if the aircraft is ever repainted or progress if being restored)
Photo of serial number (required unless there is not one or it is a replica)
Photo(s) of any artwork on the aircraft (optional but interesting)

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