WW2 Wreck, Xrobb l-Ghagin, Malta
The location of the Blenheim Bomber wreck is around 500m off Xrobb l-Ghagin which is on the East Coast of Malta. For those who wish to dive this wreck, it is important to note that there are strong currents sometimes.
To get to the wreck it needs to be a boat dive and only experienced divers can dive this wreck.
The Bomber is at a depth of 42m on the seabed with sand and small reefs. The wreck itself is in pretty good condition with the wings and radial engines still more or less intact.
The port engine propeller is missing however the starboard engine propeller is still there but bent.
The cockpit cover is also missing whereas the fuselage was broken off and now lies a few metres away, in front of the plane wreck. It is also upside down and mostly buried under the sand. There was also the pilot seat once, however that has since been removed.
DIVE SITE SPECIFICATION: Blenheim Bomber WW2 Wreck
- Location: Xrobb I-Ghagin
- Depth: 42m (max)
- Type of Dive: Boat Dive