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Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress (N5017N)


The EAA's Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress "Aluminum Overcast" departing Runway 20 at Folsom Field, Cullman Regional Airport, AL, November 5, 2016.


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I went for a press ride in "Aluminum Overcast" with Bud Anderson and Chuck Yeager taking turns at the controls. I'll remember that forever.
A.Levent Bekdik
Legend Fortress
roland pfeifer
Built like a navy battleship.
Dennis Bishop
This airplane recently came to my local airport. Looking carefully, I noticed placards indicating the horizontal stabilizer was made by Lockheed. I inquired and was surprised to find that the whole thing was made by Lockheed! Boeing indeed!
Lucius Gravely
I believe I heard that there are no Boeing built B-17s operational now. But remember, everybody built planes during the war. Many B-24s were built by Ford.
Dennis Bishop
Better flying by Frigidaire!
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Date Aircraft Origin Destination Departure Arrival Duration
12-Nov-2019 UnknownBaldwin County Rgnl ()Baldwin County Rgnl () 04:22PM EST 04:42PM EST 0:19
12-Nov-2019 UnknownBaldwin County Rgnl ()Baldwin County Rgnl () 02:39PM EST 03:00PM EST 0:21
12-Nov-2019 UnknownBaldwin County Rgnl ()Baldwin County Rgnl () 01:54PM EST 02:15PM EST 0:21
12-Nov-2019 UnknownBaldwin County Rgnl ()Baldwin County Rgnl () 01:16PM EST 01:30PM EST 0:14
11-Nov-2019 UnknownGwinnett County ()Baldwin County Rgnl () 09:08AM EST 09:42AM EST 0:34
10-Nov-2019 UnknownNear Lawrenceville, GAGwinnett County () 10:47AM EST 11:12AM EST 0:24
09-Nov-2019 UnknownGwinnett County ()Gwinnett County () 01:13PM EST 01:39PM EST 0:25
09-Nov-2019 UnknownNear Lawrenceville, GAGwinnett County () 11:28AM EST 11:52AM EST 0:23
09-Nov-2019 UnknownNear Lawrenceville, GAGwinnett County () 10:33AM EST 10:58AM EST 0:25
08-Nov-2019 UnknownGwinnett County ()Gwinnett County () 10:58AM EST 11:20AM EST 0:22
08-Nov-2019 B17Gwinnett County ()Gwinnett County () 10:15AM EST 10:37AM EST 0:21
03-Nov-2019 UnknownMoore-Murrell ()Gwinnett County () 03:56PM EST 05:04PM EST 1:07
03-Nov-2019 UnknownMoore-Murrell ()Moore-Murrell () 10:29AM EST 10:50AM EST 0:21
02-Nov-2019 UnknownMoore-Murrell ()Moore-Murrell () 12:37PM EDT 12:59PM EDT 0:22
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