Porto (in the sea)
Bristol Blenheim V EH459
Portreath (GB) → Gibraltar
Sgt E.Croft NZ
Sgt K. Jenkins GB
Sgt S. Bennet GB
When the aircraft was near the portuguese coast it was hit by a birdstrike and many problems developed.
The pilot had to ditch and they were latter picked up by a ship from the Royal Navy and taken to Gibraltar.
* “Aviões da Cruz de Cristo” – Mário Canongia Lopes