A new book documents the glory of World War II aircraft.
- By John R. Bruning
- AirSpaceMag.com, July 13, 2011
John R. Bruning Collection
A Boeing B-17 fires up its radial engines. When bomb groups of the Eighth Air Force were ordered to launch daytime bombing raids, the combined engine noise created an unmistakable sound that resonated for miles across the English countryside.