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Picture of the Hughes H-4 Hercules (HK-1) aircraft

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More: Hughes H-4 Hercules (HK-1)
More: Off-Airport - Long Beach
More: USA - California, October 29, 1980
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N37602 The "Spruce Goose" floats in Los Angeles Harbor on the day that it was removed from its hangar.
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A visitor from Netherlands posted Sat March 30, 2013:
I believe Mr. Hughes passed away some years before this picture was taken. But, of course, he left us this curious and quite spectacular creation!

A visitor from - posted Sat March 17, 2012:
That's the first time I've ever seen the "Spruce Goose". Sweet picture

A visitor from United States posted Fri April 30, 2010:
Beautiful aircraft! Could that be Mr. Hughes himself standing on top there?

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Thu April 1, 2010:
It's massive! Great size comparison between the Hercules and the man standing on top. I hope someday someone is getting it out of the museum into the sky again.

A visitor from United States posted Thu November 2, 2006:
Wow, what a moment

A visitor from United States posted Mon September 18, 2006:
Awesome engineering accomplishment. Great photo of it in it's elelment!

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