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B-17 Flying Fortress

The B-17 Flying Fortress was a high-flying, powerful bomber that was able to defend itself, and return home from long range missions despite extensive battle damage. The B-17 had a greater service ceiling than similar aircraft of its time. The B-17 proved itself as an effective weapons system, dropping more bombs than any other U.S. aircraft in World War II.

B-17 Flying Fortress "Aluminum Overcast"

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  1. Pingback: B-17 Flying Fortress (via Baden Aviation, LLC.) « Calgary Recreational and Ultralight Flying Club (CRUFC)

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