Rejected as a bomber by the raf the b 17 was used extensively as a long range maritime reconnaissance aircraft by coastal command this book tells the fascinating story of these operations a vital but often overlooked part of the fight against the u boats. American 030583 boeing b 17 fortress in raf coastal command service white series by robert m stitt rejected as a bomber by the raf the b 17 was used extensively as a long range maritime reconnaissance aircraft by coastal command. Fortress iia fl451 captain van camp s l william charles van camp rcaf del jul 10 12 1942 43 full circle mid june 2011 marked the first anniversary of the publication of boeing b 17 fortress in raf coastal command service. This covers the first major modification to the b 17 the e and f models fortress iia and ii work done on the aircraft schedualed for raf delivery the crews who flew them across the atlantic and getting them into service with coastal command
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