BOEING B-17 FLYING FORTRESS.
Few aircraft are as recognized as the Boeing B-17. Renowned for its ruggedness and dependability, the type served throughout World War II and well into the post-war period. Examines this famous four-engined bomber in detail including its development, flight testing and evolution through it many production variants. Also covers the operational history of the B-17 including its wartime exploits and the post-war usage. Well illustrated with high quality photos, color profiles (demonstrating the variety of wartime markings along with the diversity of camouflage schemes worn by the Flying Fortress) plus 1/72 scale drawings. An excellent overall reference covering the history of Boeing's iconic Flying Fortress.