ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 269914
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Narrative:Heinkel 59 "Zapatones" of AS/88 performing a recce mission over Menorca Island was hit by AA fire from the Mahón Port, resulting with the right float ripped out and also the starboard engine disabled. The pilot had to ditch and the aircraft was destroyed. All the crew was rescued by several other Seaplanes and the rescue boat "Pollensa"
|Date:||Friday 28 January 1938|
|Owner/operator:||Legión Condor - Aviación Nacional|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4|
|Aircraft damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||At sea off Menorca -
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
"Entre el añíl y el cobalto. Los Hidroaviones en la Guerra de España"
1987 Emilio Herrera Alonso - IHCA Pg 97
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