Boeing B-29 Super-Flying Fortress heavy bomber

- Image ID: CW68F4
Boeing B-29 Super-Flying Fortress heavy bomber
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Image ID: CW68F4
Four-engine Boeing B-29 Super-Flying Fortress strategic bomber in flight, 1944 or 1945. The B-29 made its maiden flight on September 21, 1942. The first mass-produced bomber with a pressurized cabin for high-altitude flights, 3,970 planes were built by an industrial consortium made up of Boeing, Bell and Glenn L. Martin, in the framework of the most gigantic and most complex aeronautics program of World War II.