Boeing B-17 'Flying Dutchman'

Boeing B-17 'Flying Dutchman'
Here we see the air-sea rescue version of the Flying Fortress, the B-17 'Flying Dutchman', dropping its lifeboat. The un-manned boat would be dropped near to a ditched aircrew, who could then await rescue.
How to cite this article: Rickard, J (8 November 2019), Boeing B-17 'Flying Dutchman' , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_B-17_flying_dutchman.html

Help - F.A.Q. - Contact Us - Search - Recent - About Us -  Subscribe in a reader - Join our Google Group - Cookies