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B-17G Flying Fortress USAAF 390th BG, 570th BS, "Liberty Belle" 

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Postage Stamp Collection 1:155 5402-2
B-17G Flying Fortress USAAF 390th BG, 570th BS, "Liberty Belle"
Scale:
1:155
Length:
5.75"
Width:
8"
Composition:
Diecast
SKU:
MP-5402-2


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Better known as the Flying Fortress, the B-17G is a 10-seat, long-range medium bomber and reconnaissance aircraft. The B-17G was introduced in 1941 and eventually became the most common B-17 variant with production eventually totaling 8,680 aircraft. The Flying Fortress could reach a maximum speed of 287 mph when empty (or weighing 36,135 pounds). It featured thirteen 12.7 mm machine-guns and could store 17,600 pounds of bombs for a maximum take-off weight of 72,000 pounds. A Bit o' Lace belonged to the 711th Bomber Squadron, 447th Bomber Group (Rattlesden in Suffolk).

Info:    B-17 Flying Fortress USAF "Liberty Belle" 


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  1. liberty belle 390 bg,..parnham, england 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 5th Mar 2014

    just like the real thing...been there two different time in the past.