Drone B-17

     

Drone B-17

A drone B-17, seen a year after the dropping of the first atomic bomb, when it was being evaluated for use in sampling atomic clouds during nuclear tests. It is on a fourteen-hour unmanned flight from Hawaii to California under radio control from its mother ship. National Archives and Records Administration 342-FH-3A40606

Image Number: WEB14383-2014
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