Now for a breathtaking break from the negative news on the evaporating economy and fading freedoms. (Ugg. So sorry for the awful alliteration!)
Delightful photos of the B-17 Flying Fortress, workhorse of the U.S. during World War II. All photos courtesy of the U.S. Air Force.
Incredible view from the underside of a formation on its way to Germany:
The classic photo of B-17s with their escorts overhead.
Check out this incredible view of how those vapor trails are created:
Close up from above:
Close-up view from below:
Two photos of the “Memphis Belle”, subject of the classic WWII film of the same name:
Last, one of the few remaining mighty warriors still able to take to the sky: