Aircraft Photo of 52-1499 / AF52-499 | Martin EB-57B Canberra | USA - Air Force | AirHistory.net #58116
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:52-1499
Alternate Serial:AF52-499
Military Code:PQ
Aircraft Original Type:English Electric Canberra
Aircraft Generic Type:Martin B-57 Canberra
Aircraft Version:Martin EB-57B Canberra
C/n (msn):082
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Location
City / Airport:Dayton - Wright-Patterson AFB / Wright AFB (closed)Map
Region / Country:Ohio, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: -   IATA: -   Local: DWF   Other: -
Collection:National Museum of the US Air Force
 
Photo Date:18 August 2013
Photo by:Alastair T. Gardiner
Photo ID: 58116
Photo Comment

This B-57 was originally assigned to wright-Patterson AFB as a test aircraft but was returned to combat configuration in 1967 and flew with the 8th BS in Vietnam for more than two years. After returning to the US she was converted to an electronic counter measures EB-57B version and was retired to the National Museum of the USAF in 1981. The museum have restored her back to her Vietnam configuration and markings for display.

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