Egyptian AA fire shoots down Israeli plane and three pilots are killed. Maj. Moshe Tadmor’s Mustang is hit in the course of an attack by four Mustangs on Egyptian positions at Abu-Ageilah. Maj. Tadmor is killed in the crash. Another pilot, Lt. Uri Schlesinger, is also killed in the course of a mission in the area. Harvard Squadron Commander Cpt. Moshe Eshel is killed in the course of an attack mounted by a quartet of Harvards on the Umm Katef positions.

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