Aircraft Photo of 47-008 / 7008 | North American B-45A Tornado | USA - Air Force | AirHistory.net #240
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:47-008
Alternate Serial:7008
Military Code:BE-008
Aircraft Original Type:North American B-45 Tornado
Aircraft Generic Type:North American B-45 Tornado
Aircraft Version:North American B-45A Tornado
C/n (msn):147-43408
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Location
City / Airport:Atwater - CastleMap
Region / Country:California, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KMER   IATA: MER   Local: MER   Other: -
Collection:Castle Air Museum
 
Photo Date:18 September 2014
Photo by:Peter de Jong
Photo ID: 240
Photo Comment

Although not very succesful, the Tornado was America's first operational jet bomber. This is one of only three surviving B-45s.

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