Details
IMAGE number
UIG1144041
Title
Spruce Goose Ready To Launch (b/w photo)
Description
Long Beach, California: July 7, 1946 Howard Hughes' flying boat stands in the graving dock at the edge of the horbor in Long Beach with its 320 foot wing now joined to the 220 foot hull. It will be launched by allowing water to flow into the dock after knocking out the outer wall.
Photo credit
Underwood Archives/UIG / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
experimental / famous events / spruce goose / aviation / airplanes / california / daytime / historical / famous people / historic / seaplanes / aircraft / north america / long beach / planes / largest / people in the background / photography / outdoors / vintage / huge / black and white / 1940s / united states / 1946 / horizontal / howard hughes / 1940 s
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