B-17 Bomber on Display

EUGENE, Ore. — A piece of World War II history is spending the weekend at the Eugene Airport. One of the remaining 13 active B-17 bombers in the country, the Aluminum Overcast, arrived in Eugene Friday is on display on the tarmac and in the air. “I come every time a B-17 comes to town. … Continue reading »

B-17 Bomber to Visit Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — Look up in the sky this weekend, and you may get a glimpse of World War II history. The B-17 Bomber Aluminum Overcast is set to arrive Friday. It’s one of only 13 fortresses still flying. This war bird travels the U.S. letting people see and experience American history. Ground tours are … Continue reading »

B-17 Bomber Coming to Roseburg

ROSEBURG, Ore. — United State history will arrive in western Oregon Monday. The WWII B-17 bomber “Sentimental Journey” will land at the Roseburg Regional Airport. The aircraft will be on display through the June 14. The B-17 crew will offer tours of the aircraft. Veterans are especially welcome to come and share their experiences of … Continue reading »