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BOISE -- A World War II bomber that was featured in the movie Memphis Belle took to the skies over Boise today.

The restored B-17 Flying Fortress was brought to Boise as part of the Liberty Foundation's salute to veterans tour.

It's a replica of the famous World War II aircraft Memphis Belle

B-17's were the workhorse of the air campaign over Europe during World War II.

This particular plane was restored for the movie Memphis Belle, and now tours the country as a reminder of the sacrifices air crews made during the war.

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