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Design Inspiration

This is the quintessential picture in my mind for designing the interior of our Airstream. This is the navigator’s position in a Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress. 39 more words

B17

B-17G FLYING FORTRESS

“Wings of Freedom Tour” Moffett Field, CA

When we were visiting friends in the Bay Area of California the “Wings of Freedom Tour” appeared at nearby Moffett Field on one of their many scheduled shows this year. 1,080 more words

History

Your flying fortress

In Psalm 59 David describes God as his fortress. David made this statement in response to Saul’s attack – Saul had sent men to watch David’s house and kill him. 199 more words

Growth

Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress

@ Moffett Federal Airfield, Moffett Field, CA

May 2016

Moffett Field is a regular stopover for the Collings Foundation’s annual “Wings of Freedom” tour with their B-17, B-24, B-25 and TP-51 warbirds.  83 more words

Sunset silhouette of flying fortress, Langley Field, Va

Title: Sunset silhouette of flying fortress, Langley Field, Va.

Date: July 1942

Photographer: Alfred T. Palmer

Source: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/fsa1992001142/PP/

Office Of War Information

Cheviots: Flying Fortress Wreckage Pt 2

Part Two: Paying Our Respects

Gordon had heard, many years ago, that there were remains of the Flying Fortress still on Braydon Crags and that during a dry summer when the peat was sufficiently shrunk back you could walk around the hags and see pieces of the wreckage scattered around like metal confetti. 786 more words

History

Cheviots: Flying Fortress Wreckage Pt 1

Part one: The Crash

Mid-December 1944. War had been raging for more than five years between the Axis Powers and the Allies, devastating lives and irreparably changing landscapes across the globe. 1,014 more words

History