Allied Aircraft Engaged in Europe

 

U.S.A.A.F. R.A.F.  
  Bombers Fighters Total Bombers Fighters Total TOTAL
1942              
August 148 323 471 4,128 5,196 9,324 9,795
September 269 348 617 4,196 5,297 9,493 10,110
October 377 440 817 4,360 5,447 9,807 10,624
November 525 703 1,228 4,566 5,801 10,367 11,595
December 559 1,003 1,562 4,845 6,205 11,050 12,612
 
1943
January 622 1,116 1,738 5,059 6,307 11,366 13,104
February 652 1,363 2,015 5,320 6,436 11,756 13,771
March 854 1,700 2,554 5,712 6,595 12,307 14,861
April 1,175 2,035 3,210 5,901 6,787 12,688 15,898
May 1,642 2,520 4,162 5,962 6,945 12,907 17,069
June 2,273 2,621 4,894 5,995 6,990 12,985 17,879
July 2,638 2,554 5,192 6,055 6,877 12,932 18,124
August 2,723 2,773 5,496 5,936 6,756 12,692 18,188
September 2,630 2,606 5,236 5,249 6,648 11,897 17,133
October 2,698 2,747 5,445 4,758 6,753 11,511 16,956
November 2,801 3,041 5,842 4,917 6,966 11,883 17,725
December 3,138 3,437 6,575 5,034 7,021 12,055 18,630
 
1944
January 3,626 3,825 7,451 5,008 7,058 12,066 19,517
February 4,292 4,644 8,936 5,164 7,205 12,369 21,305
March 4,893 5,235 10,128 5,402 7,376 12,778 22,906
April 5,585 5,644 11,229 5,638 7,529 13,167 24,396
May 6,309 5,716 12,025 5,685 7,706 13,391 25,416
June 6,384 5,296 11,680 5,574 7,663 13,237 24,917
July 6,504 5,580 12,084 5,564 7,701 13,265 25,349
August 6,831 5,502 12,333 5,617 7,728 13,345 25,678
September 7,007 5,490 12,497 6,044 7,651 13,695 26,192
October 7,085 5,651 12,736 6,533 7,623 14,156 26,892
November 7,138 5,891 13,029 6,738 7,660 14,398 27,427
December 7,042 5,777 12,819 6,884 7,611 14,495 27,314
 
1945
January 6,955 5,588 12,543 6,894 7,176 14,070 26,613
February 6,978 5,601 12,579 6,839 7,010 13,849 26,428
March 7,177 5,748 12,925 6,908 7,211 14,119 27,044
April 7,154 5,987 13,141 6,956 7,095 14,051 27,192
May 7,108 6,203 13,311 6,950 7,100 14,050 27,361

 

Source: U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey.