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by Hedgehog
Mon Jul 22, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 21 JUL 2018 Sub Mission Retask
Replies: 1
Views: 46

Re: 21 JUL 2018 Sub Mission Retask

Pilot records and Greenie Board updated.
by Hedgehog
Mon Jul 22, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 21 JUL 2018 Sub Mission Retask
Replies: 1
Views: 46

21 JUL 2018 Sub Mission Retask

Following an unsuccessful mission to locate and sink 2 Iranian Kilo submarines, VFA-41 was retasked with these objectives and better ordnance to deal with Hawk SAM threats in the area. Supplied with hot-off-the-press coordinates for the Hawk battery location that protected the target area, Dealer 2 ...
by Hedgehog
Sat Jul 20, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: F/A-18C Technical
Topic: Creating Precision Waypoints
Replies: 2
Views: 23

Creating Precision Waypoints

For some guided weapons, you can use waypoint targeting. However, the waypoint must be a 'precision' waypoint in order for the weapon the hit the target accurately. If you're lucky, the precision waypoint has already been programmed into your navigation computer. If not, you will have to do it yours...
by Hedgehog
Thu Jul 18, 2019 9:20 am
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 14 July 2019 M-06 Sub Mission
Replies: 1
Views: 26

Re: 14 July 2019 M-06 Sub Mission

Pilot records and Greenie Board updated.
by Hedgehog
Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: What's On Your Mind?
Topic: Operations Officer Assigned
Replies: 0
Views: 10

Operations Officer Assigned

ENS Shadow has accepted assignment as Operations Officer in VFA-41 . As such, he will continue to be responsible for the course of squadron campaigns, as well as other duties as specified here: Command and Support Officer Duties & Responsibilities This does NOT mean that he has to write every missi...
by Hedgehog
Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: Mission Briefs
Topic: 21 July 2019 M-06 Sub Mission Retasked
Replies: 5
Views: 43

Re: 21 July 2019 M-06 Sub Mission Retasked

I guess the earliest opportunity will be the latest opportunity. When it looks like they've parked them somewhere that's not likely to change for at least an hour, we need to be prepared to scramble! (I'm gonna go ahead and predict that will be Sunday night.)
by Hedgehog
Tue Jul 16, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: Mission Briefs
Topic: 21 July 2019 M-06 Sub Mission Retasked
Replies: 5
Views: 43

Re: 21 July 2019 M-06 Sub Mission Retasked

When can we expect the "real time GPS target data" for the Hawk battery that I've heard so much about?
by Hedgehog
Sun Jul 07, 2019 11:18 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 07 JUL 2019 Tanker Interdiction
Replies: 1
Views: 49

Re: 07 JUL 2019 Tanker Interdiction

Pilot records and Greenie Board updated.
by Hedgehog
Sun Jul 07, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 07 JUL 2019 Tanker Interdiction
Replies: 1
Views: 49

07 JUL 2019 Tanker Interdiction

VFA-41 was tasked with locating any warships attacking commercial shipping in the Strait of Hormuz. Dealer1 was assigned as primary strike with Maverick F infra-red guided missiles. Dealer 2 was assigned CAP and SEAD duties. Dealer 1-1 - Hedgehog : trapped. Dealer 1-2 - Mad Dog : 1x Yak-52, trapped...
by Hedgehog
Sat Jul 06, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: What's On Your Mind?
Topic: Warthog Spring Replacement
Replies: 1
Views: 16

Warthog Spring Replacement

I got the Warthog stick from Badger last month, and found the stiffness to be quite a bit too strong for my liking, especially compared to the Saitek X55 stick I had been using. The Warthog has a very pronounced center position, and fights me constantly trying to return to the center position. Some ...