B29's at China Lake NAS

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  1. syscom3

    syscom3 Pacific Historian

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    It's a damn shame they all went to the smelter.....

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    Not all of them. The CAF's B-29, "Fifi" was rescued from the range at China Lake.
     
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    Something very sad about seeing warbirds in that condition and being scrapped. :(

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    I "think" the B-29 Doc came off China Lake too...
     
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    I didn't realise they were still around in the mid 1980's
     
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    Also 44-61748 was later flown to the American Air Museum at Duxford, UK
    B-29 44-61748 Hawg Wild
    She's the only Korean War veteran among those pictured, served with 307th BG there.

    Joe
     
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