B-29 engine

B-29 engine

B-29 Superfortress port outer engine. These had magnesium parts which were prone to melt and set light to the firewall between the engine and the tank, which soon sent the aircraft up in flames!

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B-29 Superfortress port outer engine. These had magnesium parts which were prone to melt and set light to the firewall between the engine and the tank, which soon sent the aircraft up in flames!

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