B-17

Photo Credit: KDKA

Legendary ‘Memphis Belle’ Arrives In Pittsburgh

Weekend visitors to Allegheny County Airport will get a chance to see the “Memphis Belle.”

08/11/2014

(Credit: KDKA)

‘Memphis Belle’ To Fly At Allegheny County Airport

Few aircraft have achieved the stature and fame of the “Memphis Belle.” The Memphis Belle was the first American bomber to successfully complete 25 missions over enemy territory. Decades later, a popular film would introduce the bomber and her crew to a new generation.

07/02/2012

The "Aluminum Overcast," has made a stop at Washington County Airport. (Credit: KDKA)

Local WWII Vets Take Flight In B-17 Bomber

The B-17 pounded the battlefields and factories of Nazi Germany in the latter part of World War II. One of those bombers, dubbed the “Aluminum Overcast,” has made a stop at Washington County Airport.

08/08/2011

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