About NotClauswitz

The semi-sprawling adventures of a culturally hegemonic former flat-lander and anti-idiotarian individualist, fleeing the toxic cultural smug emitted by self-satisfied lotus-eating low-land Tesla-driving floppy-hat wearing lizadroid-Leftbat Califorganic eco-tofuistas ~

6 thoughts on “Cutting Edge 1944

  1. These old birds are tight! When my dad was at Annanpolis he rowed on the crew team and his shoulders got too wide to fly – he got washed-out as a radioman on a TBF because he couldn't fit in the low crawlspace they had.

    Like

  2. The perception I got from watching the movie and tv series “12 O'clock High” was that the B-17 was fairly spacious inside. Wow, what a reality check a crawl through one a few years ago was! Now the requirement for the ball turret gunner to be a small guy makes sense. That whole plane felt tight, and I AM a small guy.

    Like

Comments are closed.