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by ticman
Sun Dec 27, 2020 1:58 am
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 20 DEC 2020 - CC-17 Rock and a Hard Place
Replies: 2
Views: 47

20 DEC 2020 - CC-17 Rock and a Hard Place

VFA-41 Black Aces were tasked with destroying a weapons stockpile supply warehouse compound located near the Russian border. Secondary SEAD targets were also identified to be destroyed on the coast, SA-2 and EWR. Three dealer flights were assigned for the tasking: Dealer 1 - Strike 1 - Ticman: Prima...
by ticman
Fri Oct 30, 2020 3:11 am
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 25 OCT 2020 CC-09 Escort Duty
Replies: 2
Views: 140

25 OCT 2020 CC-09 Escort Duty

VFA-41 Black Aces squadron was tasked with a special escort mission of "special personnel" inside a Yak-40 aircraft traveling West over Georgia and the Black Sea. Black Aces intercepted the package at Whiskey 3, the Georgian Coastline, and escorted them safely westbound for approximately 150 miles w...
by ticman
Sat Oct 03, 2020 11:32 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 27 SEP 2020, CC-05 Weapons Depot
Replies: 1
Views: 188

27 SEP 2020, CC-05 Weapons Depot

VFA-41 Black Aces were tasked a strike mission targeting three tunnel entrances and two hardened ammo bunkers north of Vaziani and near the Russian border. This road route was being used to smuggle weapons and contraband across the Georgian border. Dealer Flight One was tasked with the three tunnels...
by ticman
Wed Sep 16, 2020 3:45 am
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 13 SEP 2020, CC-03 Weapon Convoy
Replies: 2
Views: 321

13 SEP 2020, CC-03 Weapon Convoy

VFA-41 Black Ace hornet drivers stationed in the Black Sea were tasked with destruction of a supply convey traversing a narrow canyon pass on the southern border of Russia. Eight (8) F/A -18 hornets were dispatched for this tasking. Two dealer flights were notified from Special Ops forces on the gro...
by ticman
Fri Sep 04, 2020 4:00 am
Forum: What's On Your Mind?
Topic: MS Flight Simulator
Replies: 4
Views: 637

Re: MS Flight Simulator

got it and have been flying it some!
by ticman
Tue Aug 11, 2020 4:10 am
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 09 AUG 2020 Tomb Fist M26
Replies: 1
Views: 320

09 AUG 2020 Tomb Fist M26

VFA-41 Black Aces were tasked with a night strike mission north of Bandar Abbas International upon a rail yard that was assembling ground forces and Iranian military equipment, recently off loaded from incoming train traffic. Eight F/A-18 hornets were dispatched from the USS Theodore Roosevelt for t...
by ticman
Wed Jul 22, 2020 2:04 am
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 19 JUL 2020 TOMB FIST M23
Replies: 2
Views: 512

19 JUL 2020 TOMB FIST M23

Under the cover of darkness, VFA-41 Black Aces were dispatched from USS Theodore Roosevelt at 0030 for tasking of battlefield interdiction on and around Qeshm Island. Primary targets were anything attacking Qeshm Island and airfield, and a reported group of enemy gunships lurking in the AO. JTAC las...
by ticman
Thu Jul 02, 2020 4:26 am
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 28 JUN 2020 TOMB FIST M20
Replies: 1
Views: 467

28 JUN 2020 TOMB FIST M20

Black Aces of the VFA-41 were tasked with destroying two C-130 transport aircraft on the Tarmac of Shiraz International Airport that were being loaded with believed processed uranium ore for transport out of the area. With all but one squadron pilot available for the tasking (sickbay), eleven (11) F...
by ticman
Thu Jun 04, 2020 6:30 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 31 MAY 2020 TOMB FIST M16
Replies: 1
Views: 399

31 MAY 2020 TOMB FIST M16

VFA-41 was tasked with destroying an ammo bunker and command center located at Tunb Island AFB. Secondary targets were military assets around the base. Black Aces sent in a SEAD package to clear the way for their STRIKE package to follow. The mission took place at dark hours and was successful in hi...
by ticman
Thu May 07, 2020 1:31 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 03 MAY 2020 TOMB FIST M14
Replies: 1
Views: 501

03 MAY 2020 TOMB FIST M14

VFA-41 Black Aces were tasked with an early evening air base strike on Qeshm Island airfield. Primary targets were the runway itself, taxiway and tarmac with secondary targets of any military value. The SEAD/Strike package of 8 hornets left the carrier group at the assigned 1830 launch time. A SEAD ...