Aviation Photo #1626202 Boeing B-29 Superfortress - USA - Air Force

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National Museum of the US Air Force. This B-29, 'Bockscar', was the plane that dropped the second atomic bomb, named 'Fat Man', over Nagasaki on August 9th, 1945. On that day Bockscar was actually flown by the crew of another B-29, 'The Great Artiste', and was commanded by Major Charles W. Sweeney and co-piloted by Captain Charles Albury. [Canon EOS 40D, EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM lens]
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    Tony Printezis
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    Dayton - Wright-Patterson AFB (Wright AFB)
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    December 6, 2009
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