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 Jul 1942-1945)

Date Name Description
July 29, 1942Strategic OperationsUnits arrivals and transfers in UK Details
July 29, 1943VIII ASC 8Airfields in Netherlands and France Details
July 29, 1943VIII BC 79Naval and industrial works at Kiel, Warnemunde Details
July 29, 1943VIII FC FO 85Sweeps over Belgium and Holland Details
July 29, 1943VIII FC FO 86Escort for B-26 diversionary raid to cover St. Omer raid Details
July 29, 1943VIII PRPhoto recon France Details
July 29, 19448AF 503Oil targets in Germany and airfields in France Details
July 29, 19448AF 504Night leaflet operation; July 29/30, 1944 Details
July 29, 1944CB July 29/30, 1944Carpetbagger mission Details
July 29, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 503 Details