National Geographic : 1945 Mar
8th Air Force in England SNational (teogu al:li 5 iet Kodaelhrome by , 1 S. \rmy Air Forcsc , Ollicial At Final Briefing, Ten Young Americans in Britain Scan a Map of Their Nazi Target The chin turret, a deadly addition, shows this Flying Fortress is a recent model. With twin 50's, it covers front and sides. Plexiglas reveals the bombardier's cushioned seat up front. Button Nose may refer to the pilot's snub-nosed girl. Soon the B-17's belly door will close on bombs, and 4,800 "horses" will spin the motors.