WWII Bomber plane touches down at Peterborough Airport

Peterborough, ON, Canada / CHEX TV
WWII Bomber plane touches down at Peterborough Airport

The rare World War II B-17G Flying Fortress bomber landed at the Peterborough Airport on Saturday.  The bomber along with other vintage, military and civil aircraft was on display; all part of “Flying Fortress Week” to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday.

The bomber used to be armed with bombs and thirteen, fifty calibre machine guns.

Ground tours and scheduled flights were offered to the public to experience what flying was like over 70 years ago in the Flying Fortress.

 

 

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