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Boeing B-17 Documents & Manuals


Enjoy viewing all of our rare aviation manuals and documents in our online archive.
These WWII manuals are part of our aviation history and will walk you through all systems and operations; They are an absolute must see.

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Original Pilot Training Manual for the B-17 Flying Fortress

Issued to B-17 pilots during World War II and considered to be the "textbook of the B-17". This rare manual is 200 pages and covers all aspects of the aircraft including landing gear, throttle technique, oxygen and much more. — very in-depth WWII pilot's training manual for this remarkable bomber, a fascinating study.

  View: WWII Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress (1945) Pilot Training AAF Manual

Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress Flight Handbook

Original Pilots Flight Operating Instructions manual 1944 (supplemental updates - 1956) with photos, systems diagrams, performance charts, procedures etc. This Flight Operating handbook taught transitioning pilots what they needed to know before entering the cockpit.
The B17G model was introduced at the end of 1943, and would become the most heavily produced of all variants. The last aircraft officially retired from service in 1959.

  View: Boeing B-17G (Navy Series PB-1W) Aircraft Flight Operating Instructions

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