bigred
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The air attack at Magwe rolls on.  Night Air attack on Magwe , at 57,47 Weather in hex: Light rain Raid detected at 80 NM, estimated altitude 13,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 27 minutes Japanese aircraft A6M4 Zero x 27 Ki43IIb Oscar x 26 Ki44IIc Tojo x 33 Ki45 KAIa Nick x 29 Ki61Ia Tony x 22 Ki61Ib Tony x 5 Allied aircraft Beaufort I x 5 Blenheim VD x 6 Vengeance I x 25 Wellington Ic x 7 Wellington B.X x 9 B24D Liberator x 5 B24D1 Liberator x 20 PB4Y1 Liberator x 20 Japanese aircraft losses A6M4 Zero: 6 destroyed Ki43IIb Oscar: 2 destroyed Ki44IIc Tojo: 2 destroyed Ki45 KAIa Nick: 3 destroyed Ki61Ia Tony: 2 destroyed Ki61Ib Tony: 1 destroyed A6M5 Zero: 1 destroyed on ground Ki44IIa Tojo: 1 destroyed on ground Allied aircraft losses Beaufort I: 1 destroyed, 2 damaged Vengeance I: 2 destroyed, 5 damaged B24D Liberator: 1 destroyed B24D1 Liberator: 6 damaged PB4Y1 Liberator: 5 damaged Airbase hits 5 Runway hits 11 Aircraft Attacking: 9 x PB4Y1 Liberator bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 11 x PB4Y1 Liberator bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 6 x Vengeance I releasing from 10000' * Airfield Attack: 2 x 500 lb GP Bomb 10 x Vengeance I releasing from 10000' * Airfield Attack: 2 x 500 lb GP Bomb 6 x Vengeance I releasing from 10000' * Airfield Attack: 2 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x Beaufort I bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 2 x 500 lb GP Bomb 6 x B24D1 Liberator bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 5 x B24D1 Liberator bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 4 x B24D Liberator bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 9 x B24D1 Liberator bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 5 x Wellington B.X bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 8 x 500 lb GP Bomb CAP engaged: Kagoshima2 Ku S1 with A6M4 Zero (4 airborne, 22 on standby, 0 scrambling) 8 plane(s) intercepting now. 0 plane(s) not yet engaged, 1 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 36775 , scrambling fighters between 7000 and 36775. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 10 minutes 5th Sentai with Ki45 KAIa Nick (5 airborne, 14 on standby, 0 scrambling) 11 plane(s) intercepting now. Group patrol altitude is 20000 , scrambling fighters between 2000 and 20000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 2 minutes 21st Sentai with Ki45 KAIa Nick (0 airborne, 7 on standby, 0 scrambling) 3 plane(s) intercepting now. 0 plane(s) not yet engaged, 3 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 20000 , scrambling fighters between 5000 and 20000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 12 minutes 47th I.F.Chutai with Ki61Ib Tony (0 airborne, 4 on standby, 0 scrambling) 0 plane(s) not yet engaged, 1 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 37730 , scrambling fighters to 37000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 10 minutes 50th Sentai with Ki61Ia Tony (0 airborne, 16 on standby, 0 scrambling) 0 plane(s) not yet engaged, 6 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 37730 , scrambling fighters between 12000 and 37730. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 10 minutes 59th Sentai with Ki44IIc Tojo (0 airborne, 24 on standby, 0 scrambling) 16 plane(s) intercepting now. 0 plane(s) not yet engaged, 9 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 36740 , scrambling fighters between 5000 and 36740. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 11 minutes 77th Sentai with Ki43IIb Oscar (0 airborne, 21 on standby, 0 scrambling) 0 plane(s) not yet engaged, 5 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 15000 , scrambling fighters between 9000 and 16000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 6 minutes 
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