B-29 in flight
Super Fortress
Role: bomber
Manufacturer: Boeing
Class Name: B-29
Affiliation: USAAF roundel
USAF roundel
RAF roundel
Length: 30.2m
Height: 8.5m
Wingspan: 43.1m
Crew: 11
First Introduced: (1944)[1]
Status: Retired

The B-29 Super Fortress was a bomber used by United States Air Force during the latter half of World War II and during the Korean War.

A freighter version was derived from the design called the C-97 Stratofreighter and a commercial version was called the Boeing 377 Stratocruiser. [2]

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References Edit

  1. Historical Record
  2. Vixen 03