Seven quartets of French F-84s and 20 French Mysteres from Ramat David attack the retreating Egyptian in a series of consecutive sorties, beginning at 05:40 and ending only at 16:35. The F-84 pilots report accurate hits against enemy convoys that had been retreating on the El Arish – Qantara axis. The Mystere pilots report destroying 45 vehicles and hitting two trains that had been sent to evacuate Egyptian forces, near the Suez Canal.