Boeing B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay Panorama

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Panoramic view inside the Boeing B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay. Boeing's B-29 Superfortress was the most sophisticated propeller-driven bomber of World War II and the first bomber to house its crew in pressurized compartments. On August 6, 1945, this Martin-built B-29-45-MO dropped the first atomic weapon used in combat on Hiroshima, Japan.

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