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Hiroshima et Nagasaki, les deux bombardements qui mirent fin à la guerre

Nose-art du célèbre Boeing B-29 Bockscar.

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Commemorative Air Force's Boeing B-29 Superfortress "Fifi" over Oshkosh. Currently the only airworthy B-29, she could soon be joined by B-29 "Doc" currently under restoration to flying condition.

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The U.S. Air Force Convair XB-36 parked beside a Boeing B-29-55-BA (S/N 44-84027) for size comparison at Carswell Air Force Base, Ft. Worth, Texas (USA).

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Les pilotes décorés à leur retour à la base

"Enola Gay" the USAAF Boeing B-29 Superfortress that dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima at Tinian. The pilot of the Enola Gay, Paul Tibbets, received the "Distinguished Service Cross." In 2005, in the American newspaper The Columbus Dispatch, he said he did not feed any regrets: "We had feelings, but we put them aside We knew we were going to kill many, many people, but my motivation was to do my best to stop the massacre of the war as quickly as possible. " © American National…