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Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress and P 51 Mustang

 Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress and P 51 Mustang - Entropy, 1080i, flak, wallpaper, target, p-51, 1080p, victory gal belle, 1920 x 1080, bombing run, Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, b17
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With P-51 Mustang and P-47 Thunderbolt fighters (equipped with improved drop tanks to extend their range) escorting the American heavies all the way to and from the targets, only 11 of 231 B-17s were lost. The escort fighters reduced the loss rate to below seven percent, with only 247 B-17s lost in 3500 sorties while taking part in the Big Week raids.
Entropy Uploaded by Entropy on . Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress and P 51 Mustang - Desktop Nexus Aircraft Download free wallpapers and background images: Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress and P 51 Mustang. Desktop Nexus Aircraft background ID 258655. Photo edit of color enhancement, cropping, and image clairity
With P-51 Mustang and P-47 Thunderbolt fighters (equipped with improved drop tanks to extend their range) escorting the American heavies all the way to and from the targets, only 11 of 231 B-17s were lost. The escort fighters reduced the loss rate to below seven percent, with only 247 B-17s lost in 3500 sorties while taking part in the Big Week raids.
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Wallpaper Comments (10)

dogwood2
Posted by dogwood2 on 06/14/11 at 04:41 PM
Too bad this B17 crashed and burned yesterday. She was a beauty. :(
Flash69
Posted by Flash69 on 05/25/11 at 09:37 PM
THESE TWO AIRCRAFT WERE RESPONSIBLE FOR WINNING THE WAR IN EUROPE, I'M 20 YEARS USAF, F4E RADAR, I LOVE THESE WW2 BIRDS.
immoral
Posted by immoral on 12/20/10 at 12:27 PM
Love this one! :)
eire317
Posted by eire317 on 06/24/10 at 02:10 AM
Really Nice Fav +1
LDavisJr
Posted by LDavisJr on 01/09/10 at 05:43 PM
Great Wallpaper that's nicely done. #1 in my favorites.
whitetiger
Posted by whitetiger on 01/06/10 at 09:04 PM
nice to see +1
twilitegypsy
Posted by twilitegypsy on 01/06/10 at 02:47 PM
NIce +1fd
Entropy
Posted by Entropy on 01/06/10 at 12:18 PM
History
mikemac666
Posted by mikemac666 on 01/06/10 at 12:07 PM
And they still look Good Today....
ShamROCKS
Posted by ShamROCKS on 01/06/10 at 11:53 AM
Big and Bad
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Total Downloads: 4,235
Times Favorited: 27
Uploaded By: Entropy
Date Uploaded: January 06, 2010
Filename: B-17-P-51.jpg
Original Resolution: 1920x1080
File Size: 1.62MB
Category: Antique

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