Aircraft 44-61748 Data

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44-61748
It's Hawg Wild

1945 Boeing B-29A Superfortress C/N 11225

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Latest photos of 44-61748
  • 44-61748 @ EGSU - 1. 44-61748 at The Imperial War Museum, Duxford, Cambridgeshire. - by Eric.Fishwick by Eric.Fishwick @ EGSU
  • 44-61748 @ EGSU - 2. 44-61748 at The Imperial War Museum, Duxford, Cambridgeshire. - by Eric.Fishwick by Eric.Fishwick @ EGSU
  • 44-61748 @ EGSU - 3, 44-61748 'Hawg Wild' emerges from the American Air Museum. - by Eric.Fishwick by Eric.Fishwick @ EGSU
  • 44-61748 @ EGSU - 1. 44-61748 'Hawg Wild' emerges from the American Air Museum. - by Eric.Fishwick by Eric.Fishwick @ EGSU

Airframe Info

Manufacturer:Boeing
Model:B-29A Superfortress    Search all Boeing B-29A Superfortress
Year built:1945
Construction Number (C/N):11225
Aircraft Type:Fixed wing multi engine
Number of Seats:11
Number of Engines:4
Engine Type:Reciprocating
Engine Manufacturer and Model:Wright R-3350-23 and 23A turbosupercharged radial engines
Also Registered As:
G-BHDK  De-registered PWFU 1984-02-21

Aircraft

Registration Number:44-61748
Alternative Code/Name:It's Hawg Wild
Current Status:Preserved

Owner

Owner:Imperial War Museum
Address:,
United Kingdom

User Comments

Malcolm Clarke, 2015-08-10 05:04:42
 This aircraft rescued from the weapons range at China Lake and made air-worthy for the short flight to Tucson, Arizona, during November 1979. Further work was conducted and the aircraft flown to The Imperial War Museum at Duxford U.K via RAF Mildenhall . The aircraft was fully restored by the Imperial War Museum and is currently displayed in the American Air Museum painted in the markings of " It's Hawg Wild".