Boeing B-17 Flying Fortresses United States Army Air Forces Art Print Poster (16×20)

B-17 is also known as Flying Fortress. The aircraft was developed in response for the Army’s request for a large, multiengine bomber. The B-17 was a low-wing monoplane that combined aerodynamic features of the XB-15 giant bomber…

B-17 is also known as Flying Fortress. The aircraft was developed in response for the Army’s request for a large, multiengine bomber. The B-17 was a low-wing monoplane that combined aerodynamic features of the XB-15 giant bomber and the Model 247 transport. The B-17 was the first Boeing military aircraft with a flight deck instead of an open cockpit. B-17 was armed with bombs and five . 30-caliber machine guns mounted in clear “blisters. “

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