28/ii/44 – A/I unit playing up

28th February 15:50
DH Mosquito XII HK227 ME-E (A/I Mk.VIII)
Pilot: F/O Scott
Navigator (R): Self
NFT & CINE-GUN
A/I U/S
0:15

18:00
CHECK NFT
Check on Mustang – OK
0:25

23:00
PATROL & GCI Practice – Trimley
A/I misbehaving and gradually getting worse – one run ok then completely U/S, so carried out successful catseye run & went home
1:05

A “catseye” patrol was a hunt for enemy aircraft without the use of A/I or ground support. It was essentially a search using the naked eye.

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