Boeing B-29F Superfortress

Last revised April 17, 2000


The designation B-29F was assigned to six B-29-BWs that were winterized for cold weather testing in Alaska. They ware all eventually converted back to standard B-29 configuration.

Sources:


  1. Warbird History--B-29 Superfortress, Chester Marshall, Motorbooks International, 1993.

  2. The Boeing B-29 Superfortress, Mich Mayborn, Aircraft in Profile, Doubleday, 1969.

  3. B-29 Superfortress, John Pimlott, Gallery Books, 1980.

  4. Famous Bombers of the Second World War, William Green, Doubleday, 1960.

  5. Boeing Aircraft Since 1916, Peter M. Bowers, Naval Institute Press, 1989.

  6. United States Military Aircraft Since 1909, Gordon Swanborough and Peter M. Bowers, Smithsonian Institution Press, 1989.

  7. Jane's Fighting Aircraft of World War II, Bill Gunston, Military Press, 1989.

  8. American Combat Planes, Third Enlarged Edition, Ray Wagner, Doubleday, 1982.