How do you get a B-17 Flying Fortress into your home or office? In a Plane Bricks box of course! Introducing the B-17G Flying Fortress, designed and built by our Master Builder Jonah Padberg, this historically accurate B-17 kit made with genuine LEGO® parts, will make your home or office "the bomb!" Plus, did you know we offer customization so that you can make your B-17 look like you want it to? It is a bit extra in price and restrictions do apply, but where else can you get that?
The first B-17 took off in 1935 from Boeing field in Seattle, Washington. Seattle Times reporter, Richard Smith dubbed it the Flying Fortress and Boeing made sure the name stuck. The B-17 went from design board to flight test in less than a year! It served the U.S. Army during WWII as 12,726 were made. American Commander in Europe, General Carl Spaatz said, "without the B-17, we may have lost the war."
-10 minifigures; Pilot, co-pilot, navigator, bombardier/nose gunner, flight engineer/top turret gunner, radio operator, waist gunners (2), ball turret gunner, and tail gunner
-20 brick built bombs
-Functioning Air Brakes, Ailerons, Elevators, and Rudder.
-Opening bomb bay doors
-Opening tail door
-Opening doors leading to the cat walk
-Retractable landing gear
-Fully detailed interior
-Built to Minifigure scale (About 1/32 scale)
*Customization stickers offered at an additional charge, restrictions do apply.
Contact us for more info about how to make your B-17, truly yours!
All building kits come disassembled
What's in the box?
-Complete color printed building instructions
-2,307 new-condition LEGO® brand bricks and parts
-Custom vinyl die-cut stickers
-A sheet of brick red sticker and a sheet of bullet hole stickers
-Certificate of authenticity
-12'' of string
Due to this business being in it's beginning stages, all kits are assembled upon order and may take 2-4 weeks to ship.