The Enola Gay is a Boeing B-29 Superfortress bomber, named for Enola Gay Tibbets, the mother of the pilot, Colonel Paul Tibbets, who selected the aircraft while it
On August 6, 1945—70 years ago today—the B-29 bomber Enola Gay dropped an atomic bomb on the city of Hiroshima. Twelve men were on that flight.
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The crew of the Enola Gay B29 bomber poses before the bombing of Hiroshima, Japan, on Aug. 6, 1945. Col. Paul Tibbets, who died Thursday, is at center.
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On August 6, 1945 the U.S. bomber Enola Gay dropped the first ever Atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima. Today, the re-assembled Boeing B-29 Superfortress
The Enola Gay was built under a program code named “Silverplate” to produce B-29 bombers specially modified for atomic bombing missions. The Enola Gay was part of a
The Enola Gay (pronunciation: / ᵻ ˈ n oʊ l ə ˈ ɡ eɪ /) is a Boeing B-29 Superfortress bomber, named for Enola Gay Tibbets, the mother of the pilot
Jul 28, 2014 · Last survivor of Enola Gay crew dies. Theodore “Dutch” Van Kirk was the navigator aboard the Enola Gay, a B-29 Superfortress bomber that dropped the atomic
The Boeing B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay is now on display at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. The bomber remained at Andrews in outdoor storage until August 1960.