Warbirds International
Airworthy Vintage & Veteran Military Aircraft

Warbirds International
 Jan / Feb  2017


on the cover

Dramatic portrait of B-29 Superfortress Doc. Photography
by Scott Slocum

in this issue

  • SAVING  THE  BOEING  XB-47
    After six-decades of neglect, a last-minute donation by Boeing has saved one of America’s most significant jet aircraft and transported the six-engine jet to Edwards AFB for restoration and preservation / by William J. Simone
  • TEXAS CAT
    For many years, this FM-2P Wildcat had been owned and displayed across the United States and Canada by the late Howard Pardue. Today, it is in the good hands of the Texas Flying Legends / by Michael O’Leary
  • KEEP  SALLY  B  FLYING!
    How readers can help Britain’s only flying B-17G remain as a living memorial to the 8th Air Force / by Doug Fisher
  • A  PRIVATEER’S  TALE
    Short life of aerial stuntman Cliff Winters / by Howard Carter
  • FLYING  WITH  DOC
    History of the only airworthy Morane-Saulnier MS.406/D.3801 / by Luigino Caliaro
  • FRIDAY  NIGHT  OLDIES
    Rare Kodachromes of ex-military aircraft / by Doug Fisher

  • T.O.C.
    This issue's Table of Contents