|P-38 and B-17 where they were set down in 1942.|
|McBride’s team camped out in 2011 on the Arctic glacier where the Lightnings are located. The Wilga support plane is in the background. (photo via Ken McBide)|
|Excavating the P-38|
|P-38 Partially disassembled|
|Raising the central fuselage|
The used a four foot diameter heated cone to drill through the ice, that and a pump to get rid of the water.