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Boeing B-17G “Flying Fortress”

20.9k Default4  1.5 years ago

<—— 4K screenshot bruv

Controls

AG 1-Turret Mode/Activate Gyro
Trim- Trimming


Description (From Wiki)

The Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress is a four-engined heavy bomber developed in the 1930s for the United States Army Air Corps (USAAC). Competing against Douglas and Martin for a contract to build 200 bombers, the Boeing entry (prototype Model 299/XB-17) outperformed both competitors and exceeded the air corps' performance specifications. Although Boeing lost the contract (to the Douglas B-18 Bolo) because the prototype crashed, the air corps ordered 13 more B-17s for further evaluation. From its introduction in 1938, the B-17 Flying Fortress evolved through numerous design advances, becoming the third-most produced bomber of all time, behind the four-engined Consolidated B-24 Liberator and the multirole, twin-engined Junkers Ju 88.


Credits

BogdanX- Feedback and advice
WarHawk95- Feedback and advice
WSI- Making the hollow interior
edensk- FT codes and emotional support duck
SavageMan- Emotional support Trump
BagelPlane- Making the Ball Turret

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General Characteristics

  • Successors 3 airplane(s) +56 bonus
  • Created On iOS
  • Wingspan 102.0ft (31.1m)
  • Length 74.9ft (22.8m)
  • Height 24.8ft (7.6m)
  • Empty Weight 35,936lbs (16,300kg)
  • Loaded Weight 41,709lbs (18,919kg)

Performance

  • Horse Power/Weight Ratio 0.059
  • Wing Loading 26.0lbs/ft2 (127.1kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 1,602.1ft2 (148.8m2)
  • Drag Points 3260

Parts

  • Number of Parts 252
  • Control Surfaces 5
  • Performance Cost 1,260
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    Now I would upvote this beauty, but 69 lol haha funny number.

    5 months ago
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    11.7k beenz

    i removed my upvote just to keep the 69 upvotes

    6 months ago
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    29.4k AliceShimada

    69 upvotes, seems about right

    7 months ago
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    @Default4 oh okay nice

    7 months ago
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    20.9k Default4

    It’s a paint job I threw together in a rush to get it released. Mainly based on that aircraft however, yes. @MrShenanigans

    7 months ago
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    @Default4 is this aluminium overcast?

    7 months ago
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    22.6k JuanNotAnAlt

    @Default4 just a joke

    11 months ago
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    20.9k Default4

    @JuanNotAnAlt uh... why?

    +1 11 months ago
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    22.6k JuanNotAnAlt

    Ayo you are going to Brazil.

    11 months ago
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    20.9k Default4

    Thanks man :) @INTERCEPTOR2021

    1.2 years ago
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    oops @Default4

    1.2 years ago
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    20.9k Default4

    You forgot to upvote :) @INTERCEPTOR2021

    1.2 years ago
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    lmfao @Cheems

    1.2 years ago
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    364 Cir8

    simple enough to make it a target practice

    1.5 years ago
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    0 Cheems

    Bill Bill Bill Bill, Bill Nye the Russian Spy.

    1.5 years ago
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    @russianspy that sucks.

    1.5 years ago
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    20.9k Default4

    Yeah. I had 3 images on upload but SP Glitched, So only one low res came out. @Flash0of0green

    1.5 years ago
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    11.7k beenz

    @Flash0of0green lmao

    1.5 years ago
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    i hate to be this guy but that is such a low rez image do you know how to take a better one?

    1.5 years ago
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    @russianspy HAH! I spotlight you, That means i win!!!...😸
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    jkjk

    1.5 years ago
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    20.9k Default4

    wow @DeGebra

    1.5 years ago
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    1,238 DeGebra

    Never knew 4k had the quality of 144p in 1080p

    1.5 years ago
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    20.9k Default4

    Same with you, and thanks! ;) @Musraskrois

    1.5 years ago
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    12.0k Kroixo

    Look who is back. I have missed u buddy. very nice build though!!

    1.5 years ago
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    20.9k Default4

    Sure. @PapaKernels

    1.5 years ago
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