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Although not positively indentified. the overhead intakes appear to identify this as 37-369, the YB-17A.

Alleged to be original wartime color, although not confirmed at source.

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Aircraft

  • 37-369

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    First flew 29-Apr-39 from Boeing Fd, turbo superchargers fitted, and used for other static tests such as stress and superchargers, etc.; Assigned Headquarter SQd'n/19BG March Fd 3-Oct-40; with P.W. McIntyre force landed through mechanical failure 8-Mar...

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Date Contributor Update
28 May 2020 12:20:42 phil marchese Created entry with collection, caption and aircraft associations
Sources

Source unknown.
Configuration matches only the sole YB-17A early, overhead turbocharger location i/a/w multiple reference on the Flying Fortress development.

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