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B-25J “Miss Mitchell” arrives for JB Charleston Air and Space Expo

By Airman 1st Class Helena Owens | Joint Base Charleston Public Affairs | April 27, 2018

JOINT BASE CHARLESTON, S.C. — Crew members of a B-25J “Miss Mitchell" arrive here to participate in the 2018 Air and Space Expo April 26.

The Mitchell bomber was the first Army airplane to sink an enemy submarine, fly from a carrier deck, pack a 75-mm cannon and to see action on every fighting front. The Mitchell Bomber flew over 150 missions over Italy during WWII and carries up to six crew members.