Sponsored Links:
Commercial Flight SchoolCharter FlightsModel AirplanesAirport ParkingCheap Flights,   Discount Digital Cameras

Picture of the Boeing B-29 Superfortress aircraft

[ Medium Large Fit Screen ]

  26 of 56  
  26 of 56  

Rate and comment on this photo by clicking on the star rating below:


Aircraft Taken at
More: USA - Air Force
More: Boeing B-29 Superfortress
More: North Field
More: Guam, 1945
Remark Photographer
**-**** Photo taken at North Field or Northwest Field, Guam at the end of WWII by my father, Harold E. Gronenthal. The object under the fuselage and wings is an AN/APQ-7 "Eagle" targeting radar antenna, operating in X-band (3cm/10GHz), used on B-29Bs (no defensive armament). Airplane unit is 20th Air Force, 315th Bomb Wing, 16th Bomb Group.
More: Edward Gronenthal
Contact Edward Gronenthal
Learn how to link to this photoLink to me!

[ Medium Large Fit Screen ]

Distinct views: 49,012
Photo added: January 29, 2004
Average views per day: 11

Other great photos:
More shots like these...
Visitor comments (2)   [Hide]Post your own comments by rating the photo above!
A visitor from - posted Sat February 7, 2015:
What colour!

A visitor from United States posted Sun September 21, 2008:
One of the few pictures I have seen of a B-29B with the radar antenna. Awesome!

User photo albums containing this photo   [Hide]Create your own photo album!
Shots That Catch My Eye... by member san747
...or are just interesting in general
Great Shots by member Wulff
Just some beautiful aircraft and airports in my opinion.
Favorites by member rebenja
Old and New
Chanticleer by member nwarooster
N368NB & N763NC MSP MAY 10, 2005
Fly By, Low Pass + Greatest Perspectives by member FZardini
To see more visit same title, VOL 2.
Le Reve Est La-haut... by member Stealth69
The dream is up there...
Aviation To Me by member chunyou88
aviation is a triumph and marvel to me, which i would like to share with all..
My A-Z Aviation Book. by member fzardini
Civil and Militar Aviation, Lots of Nostalgia, Vintage, Window Seat views, Aerial views, Air to Air, Cockpits, etc (No Jet Fighters, No Helicopters)
Christopher's Aircraft by member chrismco
Only the BEST of the BEST of the BEST of the BEST on Airliners.net!!!!!!
Mixed Pics by member ja37
Just some nice pictures.
Warbirds by member Stirder
Some interesting photos.
AIR POWER! by member AmericanAirman
Demonstrations of Air Power and other cool pictures
Military A/C by member vilperi
Antics by member hugo123
View more albums and create your own