Aircraft Photo of 55-4253 / 54253 | Martin EB-57E Canberra | USA - Air Force | AirHistory.net #286120
Aircraft
Registration / Serial55-4253
Alternate Serial54253
Aircraft Original TypeEnglish Electric Canberra
Aircraft Generic TypeMartin B-57 Canberra
Aircraft VersionMartin EB-57E Canberra
C/n (msn)355
Operator / TitlesUSA - Air Force
Location
City / AirportAtwater - CastleMap
Region / CountryCalifornia, United States
Airport CodesICAO: KMER   IATA: MER   Local: MER   Other: -
CollectionCastle Air Museum
 
Photo Date22 September 2010
Photo byAad van der Voet
Photo ID: 286120
Photo Comment

This US-built Canberra was delivered to the USAF in Oct 1956 as a B-57E, then converted to EB-57E in Sep 1964. It was withdrawn from service and stored at MASDC 25 Jul 1979 with inventory code BM127. Retrieved from storage 11 Feb 1991 and trucked to the Castle Air Museum for restoration and display.

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