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A B-17 Flying Fortress flies in to the Bong Airport in Superior Wednesday as part of the Wings of Freedom Tour. Visitors were able to take tours of the two bombers and a P-51 Mustang fighter during the event, which continues 9 a.m. to noon today at the airport. (Maria Lockwood)

History flies in

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The inside of a B-24 Liberator shakes loose memories. From the top secret Norden bomb site to the distant tail gunner bubble, there are stories lying in wait.


The tiny hatch of a ball gun turret tells tales.

“Once you were in it you were wearing it,” said Don Winden, a pilot from Minot, N.D.

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