Portela Airport - Lisbon
USAAF Ferry Command
Bell P-39 Aircobra 42-4854
Portreath (GB) → Port Lyautey (Marroco)
2Lt Frank Atkins USA
The aircraft landed in Lisbon's Airport at 11.06 hours and from thre it was latter flied to a Portuguese military base by F/O Machado de Barros, from the Portuguese Aeronáutica Militar.
The pilot was interned in Elvas.
This aircraft was certainly bought by the portuguese airforce to became part of OK squadron.
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