Boeing  B-29 "Superfortress"

B-29

B-29

Enola Gay

B29  Marianerna

Type

Heavy bomber

Armament

2 x 20mm M2 cannon
10 x 05in 12,7mm M2 Browning MG
9072kg bombload

Engine

4 x Wright R-3350-23 Duplex Cyclone 18cyl radial engine 2200hp each

Weight

Empty 33.795kg - Max take-off 56.240kg

Crew

10-14

Speed

575km/h

Year of construction

July 1943 - May 1946

Quantity

3970

User

USA and UK

Manufacturer

Boeing Aircraft Company, Bell Aircraft and Glenn L. Martin Company