B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies The legendary Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress bomber in WW2. With database about the fate of each single aircraft.

“The best bomber which was ever built. She could handle extensive damage and still stay in the air.”
General Ira C. Eaker

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B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30916

42-30916

Delivered Dallas 19/8/43; Kingman 10/9/43; with John Meisee crash landed Yucca Aux Fd, AZ 10/10/43. Written off 13/10/43.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30915

42-30915

Delivered Dallas 19/8/43; with Jim McPartlin force landed FL 12/9/44; 327 BU Drew 14/9/44; 325 BU Avon Park 21/9/44; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 4/9/45.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30914

42-30914

Delivered Dallas 19/8/43; 497BG Pratt 11/8/44; 225 BU Rapid City 12/8/44; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Ontario 19/6/45.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30913

42-30913

Delivered Dallas 19/8/43; 2117 BU Buckingham 3/7/44; 3501 BU Boca Raton 14/7/44; 2539 BU Langley 4/1/45; Recl Comp 5/7/45.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30912

42-30912

Delivered Cheyenne 19/8/43; Tinker 20/12/43; 2137 BU Hendricks 3/8/44; with Dick Lindsey 29/3/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 18/12/45.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30911

42-30911

Delivered Cheyenne 19/8/43; Tinker 13/12/43; 3501 BU Boca Raton 14/7/44; 3502 BU Chanute 23/4/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 7/1/46.