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  1. chicoartist

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    Better known as "Nine O Nine".

    Both pics taken at spot #5, 323rd BS dispersal area east of the airfield - across the road:


    Lt. E. P. Bull and crew:
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    UnID'd crew:
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    Wade
     
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    Awesome photos.. I can almost smell the wet tarmac and avgas

    clarity, depth of field.. love it!
     
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    Awesome looking machine, isn't it?
     
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    And 140 combat missions and never having had to abort (I think).

    B-17G-85-DL, 44-83575, civil register N93012, owned and flown by The Collings Foundation does a pretty good imitation of the historic Nine-O-Nine.

    TO
     

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    I've seen the Collings Nine 'O Nine many times. It's cool to see come picks of the original. :thumbleft:
     
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    Top shots!!...
     
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    I just saw that plane a couple of weeks ago got to climb through it pretty cool stuff
     
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