11 min

Legend of the Phantom Fortress | The Plane that Flew and Landed Itself The Why Files. Operation: PODCAST

    • Documentary

World War 2 has countless stories of bravery, sacrifice, camaraderie, and heroism.

But the war also has a lot of mysteries. Many of them still unsolved.

Like the legend of the Phantom Fortress.

A B-17 bomber that returned from a mission with no crew aboard; and somehow landed itself.

Let's find out why.


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Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thewhyfiles/support

World War 2 has countless stories of bravery, sacrifice, camaraderie, and heroism.

But the war also has a lot of mysteries. Many of them still unsolved.

Like the legend of the Phantom Fortress.

A B-17 bomber that returned from a mission with no crew aboard; and somehow landed itself.

Let's find out why.


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Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thewhyfiles/support

11 min