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Old 11-29-2006, 10:03 PM
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danstrom danstrom is offline
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Default saw the inside of a B-17...

stationary in a museum, alas.

at the Evergreen Aviation Museum in McMinnville, OR (which is the new home of the Spruce Goose), for an extra three bucks you can climb inside their B-17 -- and talk to a guy that was a Fortress pilot in WWII.

wow, it's a lot smaller on the inside than the outside. surprising that it carried a crew of nine.

never fails to give me goosebumps though.
When you sail on the Titanic, there's no point in going steerage.

73 total flight hours and counting -- now licensed to get myself into trouble, er, I mean, licensed to learn!
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