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Cyber Command Section[edit]

The Cyber Command section in the article is just the text of an Air Force News Service press release. Needs to be re-written. Bmccaff (talk) 04:15, 8 December 2007 (UTC)

Add Links again![edit]

I have add the following links again:

They are not "Linkspam"! The sites are respectable information of scientific institutions.

458th Bombardment Group[edit]

The 458th were definitely part of the 2d Air Division and we definitely based at RAF Horsham St. Faith, just wondering why they have been removed (along with others) from the 2d Bomb/Air Division section? Rob 12:44, 12 October 2006 (UTC)

The 458th is listed in the 2nd table of organization (1945). The group dind't arrive at Norwich until 1944 and aren't shown in the 1943 table, which is listed first. - bwmoll3

Thanks bwmoll3 a case of me being blind to the change. I like the work that you have done on the page. Rob 16:26, 12 October 2006 (UTC)

Thank you ) we try. - bwmoll3

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RAF High Wycombe v RAF Daws Hill[edit]

People keep confusing RAF High Wycombe and RAF Daws Hill. The 8th was based at the latter, which is in High Wycombe, and not the former, which was British Bomber Command. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 82.196.43.45 (talk) 08:18, 6 October 2016 (UTC)

Propose rename to: Eighth Air Force (Air Forces Strategic - Global Strike)[edit]

to reflect actual full nameGaruda28 (talk) 01:51, 15 May 2017 (UTC)

Oppose as unnecessary (pointless even). Article title is to the point and covers all the history of the Eighth. GraemeLeggett (talk) 07:44, 15 May 2017 (UTC)

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1943 -- The Year That Vanished[edit]

Why no mention of any of Eight Air Force's actions in 1943, which include the two raids on Schweinfurt, including the dual Schweinfurt-Regensburg mission, as well as the raid on Ploesti?MrStiv (talk) 18:12, 4 December 2018 (UTC)