Fan Submissions: Theme Week 4 – B-17 Flying Fortress

Joseph Ahmad

Thank you for submitting your photos to us for theme week #4! We posted some of our favorite B-17 photos throughout the week, and asked our fans to share some of their own Flying Fortress shots to be featured right here on our blog. Check out just a sampling of the nearly 100 submissions […]

Hail Damage to B-17 Aluminum Overcast

The B-17 Aluminum Overcast was damaged by hail Wednesday afternoon after strong to severe thunderstorms moved through the Champaign, IL area and impacted the Willard airport. WICD reports that the B-17 was outside during the hailstorm due to no hangar space and suffered damage. Operations Manager  George Daubner told WICD that they will analyze the […]