A Tribute to the B-29 Super Fortress "FIFI"

A Tribute to the B-29 Super Fortress "FIFI" (HMXNW)

Location: Mesa, AZ 85215 Maricopa County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 27.176', W 111° 44.133'

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This propeller, one of four, was installed on a B-29 Super Fortress. The B-29 was the largest and deadliest American heavy bomber of WWII. It is the aircraft that effectively ended WWII by delivering atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945. Interestingly, two of the four blades of this particular propeller were installed on "FIFI", the commemorative Air Force's air worthy B-29. The only super fortress in the world still flying.
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Date Added Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 9:39am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 431640 N 3701742
Decimal Degrees33.45293333, -111.73555000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 27.176', W 111° 44.133'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 27' 10.56" N, 111° 44' 7.98" W
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Area Code(s)480, 602
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2069-2521 North Greenfield Road, Mesa AZ 85215, US
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