Chantilly, Virginia - December 5, 2003 -- Front section of the Boeing B-29 Stratofortress "Enola Gay" on exhibit at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center of the National Air and Space Museum.  This plane was used in the first nuclear attack in combat on Hiroshima, Japan on August 6, 1945.  Its pilot, Colonel Paul Tibbets named the plane in honor of his mother, Enola Gay, and had the words painted on the side of the plane just before takeoff..Credit:  Ron Sachs / CNP.(RESTRICTION: NO New York or New Jersey Newspapers or newspapers within a 75 mile radius of New York City)
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Chantilly, Virginia - December 5, 2003 -- Front section of the Boeing B-29 Stratofortress "Enola Gay" on exhibit at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center of the National Air and Space Museum. This plane was used in the first nuclear attack in combat on Hiroshima, Japan on August 6, 1945. Its pilot, Colonel Paul Tibbets named the plane in honor of his mother, Enola Gay, and had the words painted on the side of the plane just before takeoff..Credit: Ron Sachs / CNP.(RESTRICTION: NO New York or New Jersey Newspapers or newspapers within a 75 mile radius of New York City)

Filename: 120503Udvar-Hazy06RS.jpg
Source: Consolidated News Photos
Date: 17 Oct 2001
Location: Chantilly Virginia United States of America
Credit: Ron Sachs - CNP
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