June 21, 2000
"Memphis Belle", ex 44-83546, Douglas built, painted as USAAF 124485. Was a VB-17G and firetanker before restoration. This B-17 was used in the movie "Memphis Belle", painted in the original Memphis Belle colors. The photo was taken at FedEx's maintenance facility in Memphis. (Hangar 11) The aircraft had made an unscheduled stop in Memphis for repairs and FedEx was able to accomodate the pilot with hangar space for the repairs.