WarbirdsNews has received a few details about the ongoing restoration of B-17E Flying Fortress 41-2595 known as “Desert Rat”. We thought our readers would be interested in seeing some photographs of their latest progress. This […]
A new benchmark has been reached for the Desert Rat, B-17e Flying Fortress restoration. The “turtle deck” is now fully sheathed in aluminum. Due to extremely cold temperatures, work in the hanger has slowed, […]
ItsYourAirplane.com, corporate sponsor of Warbirds News, is also a corporate sponsor the Desert Rat, B-17e restoration in Marengo, Illinois. (Visit them on Facebook) Your purchases help fund this project, as well as Warbirds News. Newly […]
This week’s product highlights from our sponsor ItsYourAirplane.com,also proud sponsors of the B-17e Desert Rat Restoration Project.