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PBNA-Boosher
10-28-2005, 05:57 AM
I suggest you all read this. Please don't use it for an argument about the durability of the B-17, as this particular airplane, as you shall find out, was bastardized out of parts from everything you can think of. Yes, even the kitchen sink.

This is an excerpt of Martin Caidin's book, B-17: The Flying Forts: Please enjoy it.

Chapter 1: Mission over Buka + Chapter 2 (http://www.ibooksinc.com/catalog/excerpts/pdf/caidin_flyingfort.pdf)

Feathered_IV
10-28-2005, 07:57 AM
Great post. Thanks for sharing!

danjama
10-28-2005, 08:00 AM
wow 45 pages ill have to give that a read later and post back thanks for sharing :-)

trumper
10-28-2005, 11:37 AM
http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/11.gif WOW,Mr Zeamer and crew,my god. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/11.gif
Does anyone know what the outcome of that mission was,the crew etc. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/11.gif