B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-5113 / Dixie Flyer

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-5113 / Dixie Flyer



History of
B-17 42-5113 / Dixie Flyer

Delivered Geiger 28/9/42; Salina 30/12/42; Assigned 540BS/383BG Ainsworth 1/3/43; force landed base 14/4/43 with John Barneson; 3701 BU Amarillo 23/7/43; slated 385BG Gt Ashfield, but crash landed Glasgow, MT with John Peck 28/8/43; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 2/1/46. DIXIE FLYER.

Last updated: 11. October 2018


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