Detailed view of the B29 SuperFortress. Scroll down for more.
To demonstrate the safety of the B-29, Colonel Tibbets recruited women demo pilots.
A timeline of the Women's Airforce Service Piolts (WASP), 1937-1979.
During WWII, more than 1,000 women left homes and jobs and became the first females to fly for the U.S. military.