Consolidated B-24M Liberator at Castle Air Museum in Atwater California. More information on the B-24 is here: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Consolidated_B-24_Liberator. A flight aboard the Collins Foundation B-24 is here: www.youtube.com/watch?v=iSy4Qlug6T4. The B-24 used Pratt & Whitney R-1830 engines. More information on the R-1830 engine is here: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pratt_%26_Whitney_R-1830_Twin_Wasp. More B-24 stuff here: www.zenoswarbirdvideos.com/B-24.html. B-24 training film that includes damaged aircraft landings: www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hv6D8_p7ozw. A video of a deliberate ditching of a B-24: www.youtube.com/watch?v=WjadMxpXprk. Some B-24s were pressed into service as air tankers flying fuel over the Burma Hump. Here is an article on flying the Burma Hump during WWII from Air Force Magazine: www.airforcemag.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2009/October%20....
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