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by Trim
Tue Sep 17, 2019 1:18 am
Forum: What's On Your Mind?
Topic: Real VFA-41 in Gulf Region
Replies: 5
Views: 22

Re: Real VFA-41 in Gulf Region

I wonder why they are all wearing float coats and cranials. Unless things have changed, they are normally only worn during flight ops. They certainly weren't doing flight ops while in the Suez.
by Trim
Tue Sep 10, 2019 12:34 am
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 8 Sept. 2019 OIl and Lube Job
Replies: 2
Views: 22

8 Sept. 2019 OIl and Lube Job

VFA-41 was asked to investigate the report of hostile fighter attacks in the Qatar oil fields. And then to land at Al Dhafra AB and see if they would happen to have and fuel and munitions they were willing to part with. VFA-41 sent a flight of 4. Dealer 1 headed to the area where the fighter attacks...
by Trim
Mon Sep 02, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 01 Sept 2019 M-11 Flight 106 Hijacked
Replies: 1
Views: 97

01 Sept 2019 M-11 Flight 106 Hijacked

VFA-41 was tasked with intercepting a commercial airliner that had been forced to divert from its flight path by hostile fighters, force the fighters to withdraw or eliminate them, and escort the airliner Al Bateen Airport. VFA-41 launched 2 flights of three aircraft each. Dealer 1 went out ahead to...
by Trim
Mon Aug 19, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 18 AUG 2019 M-10 Mine Games 2
Replies: 1
Views: 54

18 AUG 2019 M-10 Mine Games 2

VFA-41 was tasked with destroying two cargo ships that had been converted into mine laying ships that were operating in the Strait of Hormuz. VFA-41 sent two flights Dealer 1 was CAP/SEAD, Dealer 2 was Strike. Dealer 1 launched and ingresses to the target area. Dealer 1 got to the target area and sh...
by Trim
Mon Jul 29, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 28 July 2019 M-07 The BOXER Affair
Replies: 1
Views: 67

28 July 2019 M-07 The BOXER Affair

VFA-41 was tasked with intercepting and destroying the stolen U.S.S Boxer LHD-4 along with any military assets escorting it. Dealer 1 launched first planning to intercept as quickly as possible and slow down the targets with Mavericks while Dealer 2 was inbound with heavy bombs to finish them off. D...
by Trim
Mon Jul 15, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 14 July 2019 M-06 Sub Mission
Replies: 1
Views: 91

14 July 2019 M-06 Sub Mission

VFA-41 was tasked with destroying two submarines that were discovered docked at an abandoned port. Secondary targets were an ammo bunker and two hangers as well as any other military vessel in the area. Dealer 2 ingressed first to performed SEAD and CAP. Dealer 1 followed 5 minutes later as the stri...
by Trim
Tue Jul 02, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 30 June 2019 - Limpet Elimination
Replies: 3
Views: 128

30 June 2019 - Limpet Elimination

VFA-41 was tasked with destroying an explosives manufacturing plant in Iran. VFA-41 sent three flights to accomplish the task. A SEAD flight to eliminates SAM sites in the target area, an escort flight to provide cover, and strike to eliminate the targets. SEAD and Escort ingressed the area first an...
by Trim
Sat Jun 29, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: What's On Your Mind?
Topic: Greenie Board
Replies: 4
Views: 97

Re: Greenie Board

I get what you're saying. But it's one of the main motivations to even get your wings. I wasn't here in the "Jane's Days", but I suspect that is part of the reason it is the way it is, as motivation to get qual'ed.
by Trim
Sun Jun 16, 2019 11:37 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 6/16/2019 Limpet Attack
Replies: 1
Views: 104

6/16/2019 Limpet Attack

VFA-41 was tasked with a CAP mission in the Straights of Hormuz following attacks on cargo vessels in the port of Khasab. Shortly after taking off from the U.S.S. Stennis, Dealer flights 1 and 2 were notified of a 3rd attack that had just taken place. VFA-41 flew to the area and looked for any air o...
by Trim
Wed Jun 12, 2019 1:45 am
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 11 JUN 2019 Mission Test
Replies: 5
Views: 135

Re: 11 JUN 2019 Mission Test

In my opinion, we want squadron pilots flying missions together. Don't really care how easy a mission is as long as it gets the guys on the server flying together.