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36-161 Y1B-17

B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered 49BS/2BG Langley 8-Aug-37; transferred 19BG March Fd, Oct-40; re-ass MD, Wright Fd for test purposes 16-Sep-41; transferred Langley, force landed with Alf Hanlon 19-Apr-42; Amarillo 9-Oct-42; 63 flts; Written off 18-Dec-42. [aircraft No. 89]. This aircraft never saw combat and was never posted to the UK.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
16 January 2015 21:47:41 Lee8thbuff Changes to serial number, production block number, manufacturer and description
Sources

Lee Cunningham 16-Jan-2015. Added Y block and note to description based on " The B-17 Flying Fortress Story" Roger A. Freeman with David Osborne; converted dates to military-style signification.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:00 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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