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Boeing aircraft plane, Seattle, Washington. Production of B-17F (Flying Fortress) bombing planes.

Title: Boeing aircraft plane, Seattle, Washington. Production of B-17F (Flying Fortress) bombing planes. Fuselage section.

Date: December 1942

Photographer: Andreas Feininger

Source: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/owi2001038155/PP/

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Onboard the B-17 Flying Fortress

Beautiful: The slow drone of four radial piston engines on a crystal clear November morning as I stepped back in time with this great warbird. 1,204 more words

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Afternoon at the Airshow


I went to Truax Field to see a display of World War II planes. It was a chilly day, but a good-sized crowd turned out. 261 more words

Poetry

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/

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