FAA: B-29 Doc is Airworthy

First flight is imminent.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Doc’s Airworthiness Celebration

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The Federal Aviation Administration presented Doc’s Friends with an airworthiness certificate and Jim Murphy, Doc’s Friends Restoration Project Manager, accepted the certificate and presented it to volunteers and to Doc’s Friends board members on Friday, May 20, 2016. The acceptance…

The official airworthiness certificate from the FAA. A small group of volunteers and supporters gathered Friday, May 20, 2016 for an acceptance ceremony.

FAA Deems B-29 Doc Airworthy, First Flight Imminent

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The Federal Aviation Administration has┬ádeemed the B-29 known as Doc airworthy by officially presenting the restoration crew with an FAA airworthiness certificate. *More photos and a video highlight of the event will be posted soon. The airworthiness certificate is the…

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VIDEO: Doc is on the move with low-speed taxi test

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For the first time since 1956, the nearly restored B-29 known as Doc moved under its own power. The restoration crew performed the first of many low-speed taxi tests on May 11, 2016 as the final preparations are underway before…

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