Aircraft Photo of N900RW / 238050 | Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress (299P) | USA - Air Force | AirHistory.net #42488
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:N900RW
Alternate Serial:238050
Military Code:BN-U/C2
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress (299)
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress
Aircraft Version:Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress (299P)
Licence-built by:Vega
C/n (msn):17-8627
Operator Painted:USA - Air Force
Location
City / Airport:Houston - Ellington FieldMap
Region / Country:Texas, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KEFD   IATA: EFD   Local: EFD   Other: -
Event:Wings Over Houston 2004
 
Photo Date:16 October 2004
Photo by:Alastair T. Gardiner
Photo ID: 42488
Photo Comment

Not very often nowadays is one lucky enough to see a B-17 flying. The dark background is from smoke caused by the (simulated) bomb explosions.....made for great theatre at the Wings Over Houston airshow.

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