FLAK BAIT

The restoration of B-26 Marauder ‘Flak-Bait’, the Only US warplane to Survive 200 Bombing Missions during World War II

The restoration of B-26 Marauder ‘Flak-Bait’, the Only US warplane to Survive 200 Bombing Missions during World War II

The B-26 Marauder Although the Marauder did not make its first flight until Nov. 25, 1940, its design showed such… Read More

1 month ago

A detailed account of the restoration of B-26 Marauder ‘Flak-Bait’, the Only US warplane to Survive 200 Bombing Missions during World War II

During the restoration process, a number of interesting discoveries have been made on B-26 Marauder ‘Flak-Bait’ airframe. When World War… Read More

1 year ago

Meet B-52 ‘Flak-Bait II,’ the BUFF named after the B-26 ‘Flak-Bait,’ the U.S. warplane that flew the most combat missions in World War II

Flak-Bait II now shares a common name and heritage with the older bomber. When World War II ended in 1945,… Read More

4 years ago

MILD AND BITTER, FLAK BAIT and the other ETO 100-mission B-26 Marauders

The all-time B-26 mission record went to FLAK BAIT with no less than 202 sorties The medium bomber 'workhorse' of… Read More

5 years ago