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An impressive color photo of a visiting "Radar Calibration" B-29-40-MO, 44-86263, with partial wing covers, just after a heavy snow. The photo was taken at either Ladd Field or Eielson AFB down the road at Mile-Post 26. It is possibly a 98th BG B-29, but no details reveal its true mission either calibration of the few Alaska-based radars or to record Soviet radar centimeter band wavelengths. (USAF photo)

 

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