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[edit] Background

The B-17 bomber was the primary bomber used for long-rangedaylight bombing in World War II. B-17 Flying Fortress lets youtake control of any of the 10 individual positions of the plane, andputs you in command of an entire squadron of 12 bombers. B-17delivers a full WWII flight-sim experience. As the bombardier, zoom inon targets 20,000 feet below to accurately destroy them. Swat downinterceptors as a tailgunner. You can even escort the lumbering B-17sin a fighter plane, or join the Luftwaffe and try to keep the bombersfrom delivering their payloads.

[edit] Features

  • Man one of the USAF B-17 bombers.
  • Take command of the aircraft, and manage its entire crew.
  • Fly as one of its escort fighters, flying deep into the heart of Germany during the second World War, tasked to cripple the German war industry.
  • Fly a German intercept aircraft, tasked to take out the bombers before they reach the industrial region, preventing them from damaging factories vital for the wars at the East front and in France.

[edit] Hardware Requirements

Intel Pentium II 300MHz or faster (or 100% compatible: Celeron 300 or AMD K6-2 400)
Microsoft Windows 95, 98, or Me
128 MB RAM (256 MB recommended)
8 MB VRAM (16 MB recommended)
700 MB hard disk space
8x CD-ROM drive
Video cards: 3dfx Voodoo2 or higher, Matrox G200 or higher, Nvidia TNT or higher, ATI Rage 128 or higher, S3 Savage 4, 3D Labs Permedia2 or higher
DirectX compatible sound card
DirectX 7 (supplied on disk)
DirectX compatible joystick

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  • North America: Dec 17, 2000
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