Flack Bait B-26 Bomber and Pilot a Big Hit for WAMM Members at Udvar Hazy!

Bob Magruder, son a B-26 designer Peyton Magruder talks to retired Flack Bait pilot Sherman Best

Bob Magruder, son a B-26 designer Peyton Magruder talks to retired Flack Bait pilot Sherman Best

Capt Sherman Best in Flak Bait 70 years later

Capt Sherman Best in Flak Bait 70 years later

Steve with Flack Bait at Udvar Hazy Air & Space

Steve with Flack Bait at Udvar Hazy Air & Space

Friday, December 19 Barbara and Steve Swartz joined WAMM member Bob Magruder at the Udvar-Hazy facility near Dulles Airport to view the sole survivng crew member of the B-26 bomber Flack Bait Capt Sherman Best and his famous bomber being restored at the center. Photoshow of 150 photos can be viewed by clicking on link below:

http://www.photoshow.com/watch/Fx7px5tB

Note: Seaplane in photoshow was at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.  And my father worked on the AOSO satellite shown near the end the show.

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