Apr 28, · ALBANY, N.Y. — Of the 12 men who flew aboard the Enola Gay the day the U.S. B Superfortress dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima 70 years ago this summer, none knew the four-engine bomber. Home › Enola Gay: The Men, The Mission, The Atomic Bomb - 2 Disc Set! Sale. and the men who flew it. This made-for-TV historical drama chronicles the personal and professional lives of Colonel Tibbets and the airmen who dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima. On August 6, , the B bomber Enola Gay dropped an atomic bomb on the city of Hiroshima. Twelve men were on that flight.
Tibbets always insisted that he did not have regrets. He told NPR in that the suggestion that the atomic attack was morally wrong was "hogwash. Paul Tibbets, who flew the B bomber Enola Gay that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, died after suffering a number of health problems. Paul Tibbets, the pilot of the B bomber Enola Men who flew on enola gay
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II mission, had been in decline for months. Tibbets' wishes were not to have a funeral or a headstone.