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Three main mission this day,Schweinfurt,Ratisbonne by USAAF and Peenemüde by the RAF.
First long range mission over Germany by the USAAF.
First attacks against Schweinfurt,the capital of the ball-bearing.
First mission clock,inter-continental mission,England-Ratisbonne-North Africa.
First American air raid on the South of France.
First use of the H2X radar over a target by American over Francfort-on-Main.
First Air Raid against Peenemüde (VI/VII) by the RAF.
First nigth interceptions of the device "Wilde Sau"
First B-17 landing in Switzerland.
First time that the Allied lost was upper 100 aircrafts;121of which four-engined planes in 24 hours .
First lost of a BOAC Mosquito.
First use of "red fires" as target mark by the RAF.
First use of smoke-producing candles for the facility assembly of the US Box.
First murder by civilians German of a US Airman.
First use of the "Schärge Musik" by Luftwaffe.
First use of a Master of ceremony .
Fisrt operationnal use of 300L drop tanks on the P-47 Thunderbolt.
First air mission of the Neerland Squadron 320 on Calais.
First time lost of a B-17 (group 390)with onboard of the same plane two brother.