88th Bomb Group News & Announcements

4 April 2011
One Hundredth mission was posted.  Mission 100 deadline is WEDNESDAY, 4 May 2011 at 2359 (Pacific); in the UK +8 (0800, 5 May); in Italy +9 (0900, 5 May). 

17 March 2011
Added player David Senkfor to 399th. 

14 March 2011
Returned inactive player G. Snitelaar back to active status. 

27 February 2011
Ninetieth-ninth mission was posted.  Mission 99 deadline is MONDAY, 28 March 2011 at 2359 (Pacific); in the UK +8 (0800, 29 March); in Germany +9 (0900, 29 March). 

5 November 2010
Ninetieth-seventh & Ninetieth-eighth missions were posted.  Mission 98 deadline is FRIDAY, 10 December 2010 at 2359 (Pacific); in the UK +8 (0800, 11 December); in Germany +9 (0900, 11 December).  Added player Cynthia Smith to 399th.  Dropped Art DiFilippo for missing 2 missions.

29 September 2010
Ninetieth-sixth mission was posted.  The deadline is FRIDAY, 29 October 2010 at 2359 (Pacific); in the UK +8 (0800, 30 October); in Germany +9 (0900, 30 October).  Added player Karrin Engelmann to 317th.  Dropped Earl Schultz for missing 2 missions.

23 August 2010
Ninetieth-third mission was posted.  The deadline is FRIDAY, 24 September 2010 at 2359 (Pacific); in the UK +8 (0800, 21 August).

23 June 2010
Ninetieth-Second mission was posted.  The deadline is FRIDAY, 20 August 2010 at 2359 (Pacific); in the UK +8 (0800, 21 August).  Note that mission deadline is over 8 weeks long, twice as usual.  I will be out of town once again from mid-July to mid-August, so there will be no web site updates during this time.

14 May 2010
Ninetieth-First mission was posted.  The deadline is SATURDAY, 12 June 2010 at 2359 (Pacific); in the UK +8 (0800, 12 June).  Added former player Alex Lovell to 317th.  Dropped Sando Lasco for missing 2 missions.

10 April 2010
Ninetieth mission was posted.  The deadline is MONDAY, 10 May 2010 at 2359 (Pacific); in the UK +8 (0800, 11 May); in Italy (0900, 11 May).

10 March 2010
Eighty-Ninth mission was posted.  The deadline is THURSDAY, 8 April 2010 at 2359 (Pacific); in the UK +8 (0800, 9 April); in Italy (0900, 9 April).  Added new player, Joe Gandara (318th), back on 2 March.

7 February 2010
Eighty-Seventh & Eighty-Eighth missions were posted. The deadline is MONDAY, 8 March 2010 at 2359 (Pacific); in the UK +8 (0800, 9 March ); in Italy (0900, 9 March).  Gerry Donahoe (318th) left the campaign in Mid-January. There is no replacement at this time.

6 December 2009

Eighty-fifth & Eighty-sixth missions were posted.  The deadline is Saturday, 9 January 2010 at 2359 (Pacific); in the UK +8 (0800, 7 January); in Italy +9 (0900, 7 January).   Jim Walton left the campaign and player John Brady (399th) was added as his replacement (2 December). 

1 November 2009

Eighty-fourth mission posted.  The deadline is Monday, 30 November 2009 at 2359 (Pacific); in the UK +8 (0800, 1 December); in Italy and the Czech Republic +9 (0900, 1 December).   Steve Cabral left the campaign and added player Greg Smith (316th) as his replacement. 

27 September 2009

Eighty-third mission posted.  The deadline is Monday, 26 October 2009 at 2359 (Pacific); in the UK +8 (0800, 27 October); in Italy and the Czech Republic +9 (0900, 27 October). 

2 September 2009

Kevin Hardwick and Lee Van Camp left the campaign and added players Steve Firestine (318th) and Jim Walton (399th) as their replacements. 

4 June 2009

Eighty-Second mission posted.  The deadline is Monday, 6 July 2009 at 2359 (Pacific); in the UK +8 (0800, 7 July); in Italy +9 (0900, 7 July).  Mike Lam will be out of town again from 6 June to 4 July and there will be no updates to the group site.

14 May 2009

Added players Steve Murphy to 317th and Robert Sweeney to the 399th.

12 May 2009

Eighty-First mission posted.  Added player Sandro Lasco to 317th.  Players Menzel, Demeter and Friend voluntarily left campaign The deadline is Tuesday, 2 June 2009 at 2359 (Pacific); in the UK +8 (0800, 3 June); in Italy +9 (0900, 3 June).

21 April 2009

Eightieth mission posted.  The deadline is Saturday, 9 May 2009 at 2359 (Pacific); in the UK +8 (0800, 10 May).

25 March 2009

Seventy-eighth through seventy-ninth missions posted. Player Kimura voluntarily left campaign.  Added player Brayton to 399th. 

 

The deadline is Friday, 17 April 2009 at 2359 (Pacific); in the UK +8 (0800, 18 April).

24 February 2009

Seventy-fifth through seventy-seventh missions posted. Added player White to 317th.  Dropped player Amoore from 317th.

 

The deadline is Friday, 20 March 2009 at 2359 (Pacific); UK +8 (0800, 21 Mar.) Sweden +9 (0900, 21 March).

19 January 2009

Seventy-fourth mission posted. Moved player Wright from 318th to 316th and player Schultz from 399th to 317th to even out squadrons.

 

The deadline is Friday, 20 February 2009 at 2359 (Pacific); UK +8 (0800, 21 Feb.) Sweden +9 (0900, 21 Feb.) & South Africa +10 (1000, 21 Feb.).

18 January 2009

Moved player R. Wright from 318th to 316th and player E. Schultz from 399th to 317th to even out squadrons at 6 players each. Updated Group and Squadron statistics, updated mission assessment for Mission 73, updated Medals and Promotions.

28 December 2008

Extended mission 73 deadline by 2 weeks.

 

The new deadline is Saturday, 17 January 2009 at 2359 (Pacific); UK +8 (0800, 18 Jan.) Sweden +9 (0900, 18 Jan.) & South Africa +10 (1000, 18 Jan.).

9 December 2008

Seventy-third mission posted.

 

The deadline is Saturday, 3 January 2009 at 2359 (Pacific); UK +8 (0800, 4 Jan.) Sweden +9 (0900, 4 Jan.) & South Africa +10 (1000, 4 Jan.).

5 December 2008

Group resuming operations on 9 December after a 21 month hiatus.

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