B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies Survived

Altogether 44 B-17 survived. 14 of those fly today still. The following table shows an overview of the today still existing B-17.

Version Still Flying On Static Display In Storage Under Restoration Partially Intact Located but not Recovered
B-17D 1
B-17E 1 1 2 3
B-17F 1 2
B-17G 12 20 1 3 3 1

Detailed list

S/N Name Version Status Owner of Aircraft Aircraft Location
40-3097 Swoose D Under restoration United States Air Force Museum Dayton OH
41-2446 Swamp Ghost E On static display United States Air Force Museum Ford Island, Hawaii
41-9234 E Not recovered Papua, Neu Guinea
41-2595 Desert Rat E Under restoration Mike Kellner Lake Bluff, IL
41-9032 My Gal Sal E In Storage Tillamook Air Museum Tillamook, OR
41-9101 Big Stoop E Not recovered Greenland
41-9105 Do Do E Not recovered Greenland
41-9210 E Under restoration Flying Heritage Collection Arlington, WA
41-24485 Memphis Belle F Restored/On static display United States Air Force Museum Dayton OH
42-29782 Boeing Bee F Flyable Museum of Flight, Boeing Field Seattle, WA
42-3374 Homesick Angel F On static display Offutt AFB Omaha, NE
42-32076 Shoo Shoo Shoo Baby G On static display USAF Museum Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
43-38635 Virgin’s Delight G On static display Castle Air Museum Atwater, CA
44-6393 Return To Glory G On static display March Air Museum Riverside, CA
44-8543 Chuckie G Flying Vintage Flying Museum Fort Worth, TX
44-8846 Pink Lady G Flying Association Forteresse Toujours Volante Paris, France
44-8889 G On static display Musee de l’Air at Le Bourget Paris, France
44-83316 G Partially Intact Aero Trader’s storage area Borrego Springs, CA
44-83512 Heavens Above G On static display Lackland AFB San Antonio, TX
44-83514 Sentimental Journey G Flying Confederate Air Force Arizona Wing Mesa, AZ
44-83525 Suzy Q G Under restoration Tom Reilly Vintage Aircraft Kissimmee, FL
44-83542 Piccadilly Princess G On static display Fantasy of Flight Museum Polk City, FL
44-83546 Memphis Belle Replica G Flying David Tallichet
44-83559 G On static display Strategic Air Command Museum Ashland, NE
44-83563 Fuddy Duddy G Flying National Warplane Museum Elmira, NY
44-83575 Nine-O-Nine G Flying Destroyed Collings Foundation Stowe, MA
44-83624 Sleepy Time Gal G On static display Dover AFB Museum Dover, DE
44-83663 Short Bier G On static display Hill AFB Museum Ogden, UT
44-83684 Piccadilly Lilly II G On static display Planes of Fame Chino, CA
44-83690 Miss Liberty Belle G Under restoration Museum of Aviation Robins AFB, GA
44-83718 G Unbekannt Museu Aeroespacial Rio de Janeiro, Brasilien
44-83722 G Partially Intact Aero Trader’s storage area Borrego Springs, CA
44-83735 Mary Alice G On static display Imperial War Museum Duxford, England
44-83785 G Flying Evergreen Aviation Educational Center McMinnville, OR
44-83790 G Not recovered Neufundland
44-83814 G In Storage National Air and Space Museum Dulles International Airport, VA
44-83863 Gremlin’s Hideout G On static display Air Force Armament Museum Eglin AFB, FL
44-83868 G On static display RAF Museum Hendon, England
44-83872 Texas Raiders G Flying Confederate Air Force Gulf Coast Wing Houston, TX
44-83884 Yankee Doodle II G On static display Eighth Air Force Museum Barksdale AFB, LA
44-85583 G On static display Base Aerea do Recife Recife, Brasilien
44-85599 Reluctant Dragon G On static display Dyess Linear Air Park, Dyess AFB Abilene, TX
44-85718 Thunderbird G Flying Lone Star Flight Museum Galveston, TX
44-85734 Outhouse Mouse G Under restoration Tom Reilly Vintage Aircraft Kissimmee, FL
44-85738 Preston’s Pride G On static display AMVETS Tulare, CA
44-85740 Aluminum Overcast G Flying EAA Aviation Foundation Oshkosh, WI
44-85778 Miss Angela G Flying Palm Springs Air Museum Palm Springs, CA
44-85784 Sally B G Flying B-17 Preservation Trust Duxford, England
44-85790 Lacey’s Lady G Under restoration Lacey’s Bomber Inn and Restaurant Milwaukee, OR
44-85813 G Partially Intact Tom Reilly Vintage Aircraft Kissimmee, FL
44-85828 I’ll Be Around G On static display 390th Memorial Museum Tucson, AZ
44-85829 Yankee Lady G Flying Yankee Air Force, Willow Run Airport Ypsilanti, MI