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This Goregeous Video Shows How Amazing B-17 and B-25 WWII Bombers Really Were


Step back in time with his video of a B-17 and a B-25 flying around scenic Arizona.

Today we’re going retro to provide you with two special treats.

The folks at the Commemorative Air Force have dozens of chapters and hundreds of volunteers around the country who are dedicated to restoring and flying World War II aircraft. Some of the greatest warbirds of that conflict are able to fly and show current generations awesome it is to witness propeller planes who helped the Allies triumph.

Our first video has great music and beautiful scenery. This HD footage is provided by H5 Media and shows two planes from the CAF Airbase Arizona – B-17 “Sentimental Journey” and B-25 “Maid in the Shade.”

Check back later for another video of the B-17’s “son,” the B-29.

Written by Wendell Barnhouse

Wendell Barnhouse is a veteran journalist with over 40 years of experience as a writer and an editor. For the last 30 years, he wrote about college sports but he has had an interest and curiosity about aviation since he was in grade school.