Polikarpov I-16 Type 5: “Fly it like you stole it” (II).

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A former atheist converted. This garishly painted -Yoke & Arrows included- “Rata” was painted this way to take part in the Virgen de Loreto (aviation’s “matron” saint here in Spain ) festivities at Son Bonet (Majorca) Dec 10, 1939.

Photo & info source: Juan Arráez Cerdá.

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