Bell P-39D Airacobra s/: 41-6835P 39 á flugi

The Incident:

Forced landing at Reykjavík Airfield due Engine fire, aircraft ground looped, sustained heavy damage and was written off.

The Crew:

Pilot Redman, Harold W. survived.

The aircraft:

Mfg.: Bell Aircraft
Type: P-39D Fighter
Operator: USAAF 33 Fighter squadron, 342 Composite Group
Operated in Iceland from early 1942 to 9 June 1945

Details on aircraft: WikipediaYoutube

USAAF Loss Record.