B17 Flying Fortress

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Boeing B-17 "Flying Fortress"

15 Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress Page 34-960

B-17 NICE SHOT…"A Bit 'O Lace"…the navigator is Bud Eisenhart and we are close friends to this day

B-17 NICE SHOT…"A Bit 'O Lace"…the navigator is Bud Eisenhart and we are close friends to this day

B-17 flying fortress bomber engines inflight.

B - 17 flying fortress bomber

I flew in the B - 17 909, did you?

B-17

piston wings

Some early B-17 variants B-17 C, and D and the YB-17 model 299 (which crashed on a test flight) The classic B-17 we know is really the B-17 E and later, in particular the model G. Check out the 1930’s...

A B-24 with a B-17 nose. Many were modified. This is NOT photoshopped.

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A B-24 with a B-17 nose. Many were modified. This is NOT photoshopped.

The Prettiest B-17 Flying Fortress Was The XB-38

The Prettiest B-17 Flying Fortress Was The Gorgeous XB-38

From Foxtrot Alpha: Boeing's B-17 has been likened to a work of industrial art, and there's no doubt that it remains a symbol of American ingenuity. Still, sometimes things thought of as close to perfection can be improved, and the XB-38 variant of the Flying Fortress did just that.

War Photography

here's good (good being relative) film of an american bomber crew about to die in the Pacific theatre. it's always been accredited to jap aa but if you look...