Just two weeks ago, the Commemorative Air Force returned its B-29 Superfortress,
Enter the gremlins, and scratch one B-29—for the nonce. "Due to mechanical issues discovered during flight-testing over the weekend… Fifi will not take flight to Denver for the first show of the tour," the CAF said in a Music City News press release yesterday. "A distributor malfunction in one of her engines resulted in pre-ignition, damaging some of the cylinders." The CAF will sub its B-24A Liberator, Ol' 927, at the Colorado Sport International Air Show at Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport on Saturday, August 28.