Aeroporto de Lisboa / Lisbon Airport
Bell P-39L / P-400 Aircobra
Land's End (GB) → Port Lyautey (Marroco)
Lt Richard "Dick" W. Tanny USA
This was one of the aircraft that followed the leader on the way form GB to North Africa and had to in Lisbon.
The pilot was interned in Elvas for several weeks.
The aircraft became part of OK squadron from the Portuguese Aeronáutica Militar.
*“Aviões da Cruz de Cristo” – Mário Canongia Lopes
*"Spitfires e Hurricanes em Portugal" -Mário Canongia Lopes