Aircraft Photo of 51-2360 / 0-12360 | Boeing WB-47E Stratojet | USA - Air Force | AirHistory.net #98391
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:51-2360
Alternate Serial:0-12360
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing B-47 Stratojet (450)
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing B-47 Stratojet (450)
Aircraft Version:Boeing WB-47E Stratojet
C/n (msn):450413
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Location
City / Airport:Ogden - Hill AFBMap
Region / Country:Utah, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KHIF   IATA: HIF   Local: HIF   Other: -
Collection:Hill Aerospace Museum
 
Photo Date:6 September 2018
Photo by:Peter de Jong
Photo ID: 98391
Photo Comment

34 B-47E bombers were converted for weather reconaissance work in the early 1960s. They carried no armament, an instrument pod in the bomb bay and cameras in the nose to photograph cloud formations. The WB-47Es were retired in the fall of 1969.

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