B-17 flying around here in Colorado

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  1. Torch

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    Last year there was a B-25 flying pretty low all summer I think giving rides from Centennial airport. This past weekend it was a B-17. Never had a camera when it flew overhead but what a cool sight to see it flying and hearing the sound of those engines was incredible, I can only imagine what it would of been like seeing a couple hundred flying over head in war time. My dad was in a labor camp in germany in WW2 and he said it was one of the most impressive sights he's ever seen when a mission passed over head..
     
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    Very cool. I didn't know there were other planes doing this besides the Collings Foundation. Good to know.
     
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    Yeah, I caught the Liberty Belle flying out of Cavanaugh (Addison Airport) last year. Very impressive sight!!!
     
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    Man...that would be great to see one up close!:D
     
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    only 430.00 dollars for a ride, probably worth it for a once in a lifetime experience.
     
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