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Beautiful Images of B-17 Flying Fortress In Flight

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If you love to see a B-17 Flying Fortress fly then you will surely love to see B-17 bombers of the Mighty Eight flying in formation. We searched the internet and made a compilation of most beautiful formation pictures we could find!

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Three American strategic Boeing B-17E “Flying Fortress” heavy four-engine bombers in flight over the sea.

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Amazing formation shot, 17 B-17s can be seen flying in close proximity.

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B-17 Formation 381st bomb group 533rd bomb squadron 

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398th Bomb Group 601st Bomb Squadron Boeing B-17G-105-BO Flying Fortress Bomber 43-39227 code 3O-S

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A B-17F of the 99th Bomb Group, with the nearly frameless clear-view bombardier's nose.

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Combat boxes of 3rd Bomb Division B-17s 

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8 April 1945: As the war draws to a close, B-17s from the 398th BG seen heading to Neumunster, Germany.

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B-17G of the 384th Bomb Group on the bomb run

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B-17 of the 381st Bomb Group 535th Bomb Squadron Bomb Run Photo November 26, 1944 Hamburg

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High over Germany, a flight of B-17s from the 398th BG on a bombing run to Neumunster on 8 April 1945

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Fighters weave over a formation of B-17s during a raid.

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92nd BG B-17Fs at high altitude.

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B-17F formation over Schweinfurt, Germany, 17 August 1943 

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Boeing B-17F radar bombing through clouds: Bremen, Germany, on 13 November 1943.

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Formation flying through dense flak over Merseburg, Germany

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BQ-17 Flying Fortress Drones over New Mexico, April 1946. 

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Boeing B-17G-20-BO Flying Fortress 42-31581 „Ole Miss” 305th Bomb Group 

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Aerial View Boeing B-17G-30-BO Flying Fortress Bomber 42 31801 of 92nd Bomb Group

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Four B-17 of the 91st Bomb Group 401st BS Kassel Mission. „Jezebel” 42-38144 and „Anxious Angel” 43-38035

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B-17 Bombers Of 452nd Bomb Group Enroute To Swinemunde 1945

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452nd Bomb Group B-17 over Berlin on March 22, 1944

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B-17 of 303rd Bomb Group Over England

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452nd Bomb Group B-17 Bombers Heading To Swinemunde 1945

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Boeing B-17G-15-BO Flying Fortress 42-31367 „Chow Hound” code LG-R of 91st Bomb Group 322nd Bomb Squadron over Berlin on March 8, 1944

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B-17E 41-9141 and 41-9131

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Rear Aerial View of Trio of B-17 Bombers Heading To Target

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B-17 Flying Fortress Heavy Flak Fire 490th Bomb Group 8th Air Force

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Aerial view of a 15th Air Force B-17 group bombing Vienna in April 1944

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8th AF B-17 Flying Fortress over Alps to Munich Railyards 

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B-17 Flying Fortress 8th AF in Flak Filled Sky During Berlin Raid 

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B-17 Flying Fortress Formation 388th and 452nd Bomb Groups 8th Air Force 42-39903 „Marjorie Ann”

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