Monday, 27 March 2017

Portuguese naval air force reorganised according to the Dutch magazine Marineblad dated 1937 No. 3

An item referred to the magazine R.U.S.I. dated February 1937 reporting that the Portuguese naval air force was reorganised and now under complete control/command of the navy. Her tasks were to defence the over seas shipping lines, defence of the coastlines and naval bases and to where and if necessary to cooperate with the navy and the (air force of the) army.