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Boeing B-29 Superfortress (N69972)
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Boeing B-29 Superfortress (N69972)

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James Driskell
What's up, Doc?
RAY LLOYD
Beautiful.
James Bongard
I love these vintage photos.
Robin Rebhan
Gives me goose bumps...Flying history...nice photo.
Russ Brown
I wonder if Doc was built at the Renton plant when I was growing up in West Seattle? We are about the same age.
dicky11
Damn, that is some serious Vertical Stabilization.
a mentor
@dicky11 Check out this https://www.air-and-space.com/P4Y-2%20Privateer%20Tankers.htm

@James If God intended jets, then the Wright Bro's would have made one of those first :grin:
Neil Klapthor
Nice shot!
My father flew those out of Guam as a typhoon chaser in the early 50s.
David Seider
@Russ Brown - B-29-70-BW Superfortress Ser.No.44-69972 was built at Boeing's Wichita plant (BW).
user3956
It's always beautiful to see these, the B29 got off to a rough start but by the end of the day it'd had a great run
ken kemper
Great Photo Adam.....

Looking forward to seeing Doc operate out of Appleton, WI for 2 days end of July.
paul coulter
Hey, Doc, would you like an introduction to another currently flying B-29, Fifi?
Gorgeous photo and airplane!
adameeePhoto Uploader
@Neil Klapthor Thank you! That’s amazing
Don Fitzgerald
Great shot.
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Date Aircraft Origin Destination Departure Arrival Duration
22-Apr-2024 UnknownCharleston Intl/AFB ()Georgetown County () 05:52PM EDT 06:20PM EDT (?) 0:27
22-Apr-2024 UnknownCharleston Intl/AFB ()Charleston Intl/AFB () 03:56PM EDT 04:26PM EDT 0:30
22-Apr-2024 UnknownCharleston Intl/AFB ()Charleston Intl/AFB () 02:06PM EDT 02:31PM EDT 0:24
22-Apr-2024 UnknownCharleston Intl/AFB ()Charleston Intl/AFB () 11:32AM EDT 11:58AM EDT 0:25
22-Apr-2024 UnknownCharleston Intl/AFB ()Charleston Intl/AFB () 10:00AM EDT 10:31AM EDT 0:30
18-Apr-2024 UnknownNear Near Stjordal, Nord First seen 04:53PM CEST Last seen 05:52PM CEST 0:59
18-Apr-2024 UnknownCharleston Intl/AFB ()Charleston Intl/AFB () 09:27AM EDT 09:55AM EDT 0:28
17-Apr-2024 UnknownCharleston Intl/AFB ()Charleston Intl/AFB () 07:29PM EDT 07:55PM EDT 0:26
17-Apr-2024 UnknownCharleston Intl/AFB ()Charleston Intl/AFB () 06:11PM EDT 06:51PM EDT 0:39
17-Apr-2024 UnknownFort Smith Rgnl (Ebbing Fld Angb) ()Charleston Intl/AFB () 11:07AM CDT 04:04PM EDT 3:56
16-Apr-2024 UnknownNorthwest Arkansas Ntl ()Fort Smith Rgnl (Ebbing Fld Angb) () 03:23PM CDT 05:07PM CDT 1:43
16-Apr-2024 UnknownNorthwest Arkansas Ntl ()Northwest Arkansas Ntl () 12:38PM CDT 01:09PM CDT 0:30
16-Apr-2024 UnknownWichita Eisenhower ()Northwest Arkansas Ntl () 11:17AM CDT 12:17PM CDT 0:59
16-Apr-2024 UnknownWichita Eisenhower ()Wichita Eisenhower () 08:45AM CDT 09:13AM CDT 0:28
16-Apr-2024 UnknownWichita Eisenhower ()Wichita Eisenhower () 07:56AM CDT 08:38AM CDT 0:42
14-Apr-2024 UnknownWichita Eisenhower ()Wichita Eisenhower () 05:40PM CDT 06:06PM CDT 0:26
14-Apr-2024 UnknownWichita Eisenhower ()Wichita Eisenhower () 03:40PM CDT 04:06PM CDT 0:25
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