Brig. Gen. Paul Tibbets IV, left, commander of the 509th Bomb Wing at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., talks with Spirit AeroSystems employee John Carman at an event last week celebrating Spirit’s work on the new B-21 Raider program. The grandson of “Enola Gay” pilot Brig. Gen. Paul Tibbets Jr. will serve as co-pilot of the restored B-29 “Doc” as it travels from Wichita to Whiteman on Friday for a weekend airshow there.
Brig. Gen. Paul Tibbets IV, left, commander of the 509th Bomb Wing at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., talks with Spirit AeroSystems employee John Carman at an event last week celebrating Spirit’s work on the new B-21 Raider program. The grandson of “Enola Gay” pilot Brig. Gen. Paul Tibbets Jr. will serve as co-pilot of the restored B-29 “Doc” as it travels from Wichita to Whiteman on Friday for a weekend airshow there. Jerry Siebenmark File photo
Brig. Gen. Paul Tibbets IV, left, commander of the 509th Bomb Wing at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., talks with Spirit AeroSystems employee John Carman at an event last week celebrating Spirit’s work on the new B-21 Raider program. The grandson of “Enola Gay” pilot Brig. Gen. Paul Tibbets Jr. will serve as co-pilot of the restored B-29 “Doc” as it travels from Wichita to Whiteman on Friday for a weekend airshow there. Jerry Siebenmark File photo

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June 06, 2017 10:24 AM

‘Enola Gay’ pilot’s grandson to fly B-29 ‘Doc’

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