Boeing B-29 Superfortress WWII Bomber DVD
This DVD is a collection of vintage films on the Boeing B-29 Superfortress bomber. The B-29 was the biggest, most destructive instrument ever created by man up to and during WW2. Nothing could fly farther and carry more bombs than the B-29. It truly was a marvel of technology.
Film #1 -
The Birth of the B-29 - This is the story about building and using the mighty B-29 Super Fortress. Runtime is about 21 minutes.
Film #2 -
How to fly the B-29 - A great USAAF training film on the flight characteristics of the B-29 Superfort. From pre-flight to takeoff, to in-flight operations and landing the massive B-29. Runtime is about 36 minutes.
Film #3 -
B-29 Photos and Clips - A collection of rare B-29 photos, clips and rare photos. Runtime is about 6 minutes.
Film #4 -
USAAF B-29 Newsreels - This is a great collection of B-29 newsreels:
- B-29 Mine Laying
- Ditched B-29
- Attack against the Philippines
- B-29 Salvaged
- New Transport C-97
- Anatahan recovery mission
- B-29 Saipan New Airbase
- Another attack on the Philippines
These are mini movies and very rare. Runtime of about 23 minutes.
Film #5 -
B-29 Test Flight Stock Footage - A film made by the USAAF and used for stock footage of the B-29 Super Fortress. Very good footage of the mighty B-29 Super Fortress dancing with the clouds. Close-ups of the engines, bomb bay, landing gear lowered and raised in flight, beautifully banking, level flight closeups and then landing on a Pacific island. Probably Kweilin. We added the sound and voice track collected from other films for texture. Runtime of about 11 minutes.
Total runtime for the Boeing B-29 Superfortress WWII Bomber DVD is about 97 minutes. Format is NTSC DVD and region-free.