Registration Details For F-BEEA (IGN - Institut Geographique National) B-17G Flying Fortress

Serial 8552-VE
Line Number
First Flight
ModelB-17G Flying Fortress
Commentsw/o 25.7.1989 struck a tree on take off from RAF Binbrook, crashed into a corn field, split into two and was consumed by fire; a/c was on loan to a film company during the filming of "Memphis Belle" the movie;
Registration History
  Reg Airline Delivered Status
Not Seen It 44-85643 United States Army Air Force 1945 Left Fleet
Not Seen It 44-85643 Societe Nationale de Constructions Aeronautiques du Centre 12.12.1947 Left Fleet
Not Seen It F-BEEA IGN - Institut Geographique National 05.7.1948 Written-off

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