DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – One of the last flying WWII B-17 bombers, “Sentimental Journey,” has landed in the Miami Valley.
The Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress was the primary bomber used by the American Air Force against Nazi Germany.
Of the 12,731 B-17s originally built, less than ten remain in flying condition and only a very few fly regularly.
The bomber is parked at the Dayton-Wright Brothers Airport through June 15.
A flight inside the historic plane starts at $425.00 per person. For flight reservations, call 602-448-9415 or email mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cockpit tours are only $5.
Ground viewing and photo opportunities are free to the visiting public from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. each day.