Operation Crossroads. B-29 Superfortress, "Dave's Dream," being washed down before the Able test.
Marshall Islands Date:1946 Duration:2 min 12 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Airmen on a Fire truck, use water hoses to wash down the B-29 Superfortress, "Dave's Dream," in preparation for the Able test in which it will drop an atomic device on Bikini Atoll, as part of Operation Crossroads atomic tests in Marshall Islands. Airman on ground sprays water on the underside of the aircraft. Bomb bay doors being washed.Airman cleans parts of the B-29 with a cloth.
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