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Reluctant Dragon

Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress C/N 8508

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  • 44-85599 @ KDYS - B-17G converted to DB-17P drone director, displayed as 42-38133 - by TorchBCT by TorchBCT @ KDYS

Airframe Info

Model:B-17G Flying Fortress    Search all Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress
Year built:0000
Construction Number (C/N):8508
Aircraft Type:Fixed wing multi engine
Number of Seats:10
Number of Engines:4
Engine Type:Reciprocating
Engine Manufacturer and Model:Wright R-1820


Registration Number:44-85599
Alternative Code/Name:Reluctant Dragon
Current Status:Preserved


Address:, Dyess Linear Air Par
United States

User Comments

Malcolm Clarke, 2011-01-01 11:11:40
 Now on display at the Linear Air Park, Dyes AFB, Abilene, TX as 238133/OA-W "Reluctant Dragon" of the 337th Bomber Squadron/96th Bomb Wing shot down 30.11.44.