The B 29 Superfortress: A Comprehensive Registry Of The Planes And Their Missions Robert A. Mann

ISBN: 9780786417872

Published: September 1st 2004

Hardcover

276 pages


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The B 29 Superfortress: A Comprehensive Registry Of The Planes And Their Missions  by  Robert A. Mann

The B 29 Superfortress: A Comprehensive Registry Of The Planes And Their Missions by Robert A. Mann
September 1st 2004 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, RTF | 276 pages | ISBN: 9780786417872 | 3.72 Mb

The B-29 Superfortress was, for many years, one of the cornerstones of American military aviation. While it is best known as a bomber, it also served in military and weather reconnaissance, as a tanker, and as a rescue plane. The B-29 has a long andMoreThe B-29 Superfortress was, for many years, one of the cornerstones of American military aviation. While it is best known as a bomber, it also served in military and weather reconnaissance, as a tanker, and as a rescue plane. The B-29 has a long and storied history, and was a crucial tool for American and Allied forces during World War II, Korea and beyond.

This operational history of the B-29 gives in-depth information on the career of each plane. A brief introduction explains each section. There is a list of the names and serial numbers of the planes, each planes history from delivery date to removal from service, a description of the B-29s physical characteristics and performance parameters, and a description of the five B-29 variants. Sections of the book give complete mission data for the B-29s World War II service in the China-Burma-India theater of operations, operations over Japan, aerial mining missions and test atomic bombing runs.

Mission lists are provided detailing the B-29s service in Korea, and there is a list of B-29s loaned to the British Royal Air Force. A list of definitions, acronyms, and abbreviations for relative terms is included. An appendix provides a m



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