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You have to earn the privilege of diving alongside the wreck of the B-17 American bomber. In fact, only very experienced Trimix divers can qualify. If this you ara fortunate to be this person, do not miss what local pro divers consider the best preserved World War II wreckage in the Adriatic!

The B-17 was an American combat plane shot down during the bombing of Maribor. It was its first and last flight. They didn’t even have time to paint the squadron symbol on it.  

You have to earn the privilege of diving alongside the wreck of the B-17 American bomber. In fact, only very experienced Trimix divers can qualify. If this you ara fortunate to be this person, do not miss what local pro divers consider the best preserved World War II wreckage in the Adriatic!

The B-17 was an American combat plane shot down during the bombing of Maribor. It was its first and last flight. They didn’t even have time to paint the squadron symbol on it.  

You have to earn the privilege of diving alongside the wreck of the B-17 American bomber. In fact, ...

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Depth
  • Maximum 35
  • Maximum 25
Visibility
20-30 meters
Current
Weak
Required scuba diving level / certification
Very experienced Trimix diver

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Issa Diving Center

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Issa Diving Center

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