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 44-83675

44-83675

Delivered Sth Plains 2/5/45; Patterson 25/5/45; Rome 17/7/45; 484 BU Topeka 5/8/45; 4000 BU Patterson 29/9/47; HQS/807 BA Haneda, Japan 1/1/48; AMC Hill Fd 1/9/49; due to mechanical failure with Bill Wilkinson ditched nine miles SE of base 27/9/50; Recl Comp 20/10/50.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 44-83674

44-83674

The fate of this B-17 Flying Fortress is unknown.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 44-83673

44-83673

Delivered Sth Plains 3/5/45; Patterson 25/5/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 27/10/45.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 44-83672

44-83672

Delivered Sth Plains 1/5/45; Patterson 25/5/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 25/10/45.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 44-83631

44-83631

Delivered Patterson 20/4/45; Slated 8AF, transferred Oklahoma City 22/4/45; 4100 BU Patterson 24/4/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 29/10/45.