Air-Navy base of S. Jacinto
Bell P-400 / P-39L Aircobra
Land's End (GB) → Port Lyautey (Marroco)
Lt. Robert Kelly USA
There is information about a fighter that landed in the Naval Base of S. Jacinto and some press cut's from American newspapers of the time refere a 12th aircraft that landed on this day in Aveiro.
Fully confirmed is the presence of the pilot in Elvas, and it has not been possible to associate him with any other aircraft that landed in the country during this period.
* “Aviões da Cruz de Cristo” – Mário Canongia Lopes
* "Spitfires e Hurricanes em Portugal - Mário Canongia Lopes
* Site: "http://raf-112-squadron.org/index3.html"
* Site "armyairforces.com"
* Almirante Ferrer