Database

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Groups

Training and Operational histories of the Bomber, Fighter, Recon and Transport groups and squadrons
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Bases

Airfields used by the Eighth Air Force for training and operations in the US and UK
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Targets

Missions, maps, dates and photographs of targets of the Eighth Air Force
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Missions

View Eighth Air Force missions for a specific date

Today's Missions (29 Jun 1942-1945)

Date Name Description
June 29, 1942Strategic OperationsFirst mission / First fatality Details
June 29, 1943VIII BC 70Villacoublay air depot and Triqueville airfield Details
June 29, 1943VIII FC FO 59Fighter escort for heavy bombers Details
June 29, 1943VIII PRPhoto recon St. Nazaire, France Details
June 29, 19448AF 447Strategic targets in Leipzig area Details
June 29, 19448AF FC FOEscort for 8AF 447; FIghter-bomber missions Details
June 29, 1944VIII PR Photo and weather recon Details