P-40C Warhawk S/N 41-13437
Pilot John G Patterson was on patrol flight NW of Grotta Point when his engine caught fire and he was forced to land at Reykjavík Airfield. The aircraft sustained minor damage and was repaired.
Pilot John G Patterson survived.
Mfg: Curtiss Wright Corporation
Operator: USAAF, 33 Fighter Squadron
The squadron operated a fleet of P-40 from August 6. 1941 to June 9. 1945