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USAAF Boeing B-29 Superfortress Heavy Bomber - Wichita Witch

Dragon USAAF B-29 Superfortress - 'Wichita Witch'




 
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Product Code: DRW55757

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Dragon DRW55757 USAAF Boeing B-29 Superfortress Heavy Bomber - "Wichita Witch" (1:400 Scale) "Why should we have a navy at all? There are no enemies for it to fight except apparently the Army Air Force."
- General Carl Spaatz, Commander of the US 8th Army Air Force, after WWII

The Boeing B-29 Superfortress was unquestionably the most famous and formidable bombing aircraft of the Second World War. During the War, these bombers were primarily used in the Pacific theater. The first Boeing B-29 bomber entered into service for the US Air Force in September 1943 and the last B-29 retired from service in September 1960. Over the years, a total of 1620 B-29 aircraft were built by Boeing at its Wichita, Kansas plant. Powered by four Wright R-3550 'Star-Engines', an enormous load of remotely controlled ammunition, fuel, bombs and a pressurized compartment for a crew of 13 could be carried as far as 6000 miles and as high as 30,000 feet at a maximum speed of 357 mph.

This particular B-29 Superfortress was nicknamed "Wichita Witch". Comes with a collector tin. Sold Out!

Dimensions:
Wingspan: 4.2 inches

Release Date: April 2005

Features
  • True to 1/400
  • Detailed and historically accurate markings
  • High quality diecast construction
  • Display in flight or on the ground (stand included)

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