The Boeing B-29 was one of the most sophisticated aircraft of WWII. It featured many innovations including guns that could be fired by remote control and pressurized crew compartments. It was also the heaviest production plane of the war, with terrific range and bomb-carrying capabilities. Carrying a crew of ten, the Superfortress devastated Japan in a series of raids in 1944-45. Finally, in August of 1945, the B-29s qEnola Gayq and qBock's Carq dropped the atomic bombs and forced Japan to surrender. Originally printed by the U.S. Army Air Force, this B-29 Airplane Commander Pilot's Training Manual taught pilots everything they needed to know about the Superfortress. Classified AiRestrictedAi, the text was declassified long ago and is here reprinted in book form. This impressive 8.5x11 facsimile presents the manual in its entirety. It features over 200 black and white pages of pilot and crew information, and puts you right in the cockpit of one of history's great planes!United States Air Force ... These generators are mounted two on each outboard engine and one on each inboard engine. The engines must be turning ... Allow about 10 seconds for the motor to slow down before flipping a switch in the opposite direction. If one or ... on B-295. 120 RESTRICTED RESTRICTED B29_Page_120.
|Title||:||B-29 Airplane Commander Training Manual|
|Author||:||United States Air Force|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2008-09|