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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
31-Jul-2020 UnknownWittman Rgnl ()Wittman Rgnl () 12:07PM CDT 12:12PM CDT 0:05
31-Jul-2020 UnknownNear Oshkosh, WIWittman Rgnl () First seen 11:50AM CDT 12:02PM CDT 0:12
31-Jul-2020 UnknownNear Oshkosh, WIWittman Rgnl () 11:13AM CDT 11:27AM CDT 0:13
31-Jul-2020 UnknownWittman Rgnl ()Wittman Rgnl () 10:52AM CDT 11:01AM CDT 0:08
30-Jul-2020 UnknownWittman Rgnl ()Wittman Rgnl () 03:31PM CDT 03:37PM CDT 0:06
30-Jul-2020 UnknownWittman Rgnl ()Wittman Rgnl () 02:48PM CDT 03:16PM CDT 0:27
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