On the 22nd March 1960 they landed at the Strait of Tirana and anchored the aircraft a short distance from the shore to spend the night there. They heard someone shouting but did not pay any attention. In the afternoon of the following day they were attacked with machine guns and automatic firearms from a headland nearby. ‘The children were able to swim back to the aircraft. Mr Kendal and his secretary were wounded while trying to start the Catalina but moved it about 800 metres, ......
Pan-Am seaplane in NZ. Flying Boats in Auckland 70 Years Ago | Wings Over New Zealand
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It was a big treat to go to Rose Bay to watch the flying boats.