Preserving Flak-Bait, a True Survivor of World War II

Ask an Expert Live

August 9, 2017 | 12:30pm
Presented Online

The Martin B-26 Marauder Flak-Bait flew more missions than any other American combat aircraft in World War II. In this week's Ask an Expert on Facebook Live, join Aeronautics curator Jeremy Kinney on an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of the artifact in the Mary Baker Engen Restoration Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, in Chantilly, Virginia.

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Every Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. we will go live on the National Air and Space Museum Facebook page with an Ask an Expert talk. We’ll select a different aviation or space topic each week, and a Museum staff member will discuss the history, stories, or personalities related to a specific artifact or exhibition in the Museum. Tune in on Facebook Live each week to join the talk and ask our experts questions.