Boeing B-17 Bomber
Designer: Uncle Willie
Wingspan: 78 in.
Power Required: 0.20 cu. in. (4) required
4 engine primary US bomber in WWII in the European Theater. Other 4 engine bombers, both British and American could carry a heavier load but the Memphis Belle, the first US bomber to successfully complete 25 combat missions without a loss of a crew member became the inspiration for war bond rallies and two movies.