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Mar 07, 2006, 09:55 AM
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B-17 Model Owners - Watch Out!

"... a retired Air Force colonel and fighter pilot in the Vietnam War, piloted B-17s while serving at White Sands, N.M., in the 1950s. He said radio-controlled, unmanned B-17s were used for target practice."

This is from an article on a B-17 being restored just north of Dayton. Would anybody be interested in spending a weekend down there this summer to volunteer some time on the restoration?

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