Restoring This WWII B-29 Bomber Has Taken 300K Hours So Far | WIRED

Restoring This WWII B-29 Bomber Has Taken 300K Hours So Far | WIRED.

Excerpt:  One guy had been shot down three times. Another was a gunner, and he’d been shot in the face—he lost his nose and part of an eye—and he only missed one mission. Those guys could have come home after 20 missions, but they all flew 35 or 40. ‘We went over to win, not to go home,’ they said.

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