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by Trim
Mon Oct 11, 2021 6:21 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 10 OCT 2021 Gauntlet 26
Replies: 2
Views: 99

10 OCT 2021 Gauntlet 26

VFA-41 was tasked with destruction of a SA-5 site near Bandar Abbas. Primary targets were the radar units. Two flights were dispatched. Dealer 2 with a high level ingress armed with HARMs and Dealer 1 with a low level route and iron bombs. Dealer 1 would ingress low level intending to arrive shortly...
by Trim
Tue Sep 28, 2021 6:30 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 27 SEP 2021 Gauntlet-24
Replies: 5
Views: 237

Re: 27 SEP 2021 Gauntlet-24

Almost as impressive as shooting down a plane with a HARM!
by Trim
Mon Sep 13, 2021 6:21 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 12 SEP 2021 Gauntlet-22
Replies: 1
Views: 144

12 SEP 2021 Gauntlet-22

VFA-41 was tasked with destroying two large ammo depots and several fuel storage tanks at the Port of Havadarya. Secondary targets were cargo ships in the port loading military supplies. Due to a shortage of pilots, only the primary targets were attacked. Both ammo depots as well as most of the fuel...
by Trim
Wed Jun 30, 2021 10:45 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 27 JUN 2021 Gauntlet-15
Replies: 1
Views: 268

27 JUN 2021 Gauntlet-15

VFA-41 was tasked with four missions. Two BARCAP as well as escort for our E-2 and Tanker. Because of limited resources, VFA-41 was forced to focus on the most important mission. VFA-41 launched as three flights, two for the BARCAP and one to provide protection for the E-2. Due to an incident on lau...
by Trim
Mon Jun 14, 2021 3:38 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 13 JUN 2021 Gauntlet-13
Replies: 4
Views: 418

Re: 13 JUN 2021 Gauntlet-13

That shot of Nocs landing looks like daylight compared to what I saw on landing.
by Trim
Tue Jun 01, 2021 8:58 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 30 MAY 2021 Gauntlet-11
Replies: 1
Views: 191

30 MAY 2021 Gauntlet-11

VFA-41 was tasked with the destruction of an Iranian Early Warning Radar site. The site was protected by an SA-15 SAM installation as well as a nearby SA-2 installation. VFA-41 Dealer 2 initially employed AGM-88 HARMs targeting the SA-2 Search Radar as well as the primary objective EWR. After hittin...
by Trim
Mon May 10, 2021 4:58 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 09 MAY 2021 Gauntlet-8
Replies: 2
Views: 277

09 MAY 2021 Gauntlet-8

VFA-41 was tasked with destroying ammo storage facilities at Bandar Abbas. A flight of 4 aircraft was sent to do the job. Four targets were identified by waypoints. VFA-41 employed BGU-31v4 bombs to destroy the hardened bunkers. Unfortunately only two of the four targets were hit. Those two were com...
by Trim
Sat Apr 24, 2021 5:21 pm
Forum: F/A-18C Technical
Topic: Targeting Pods On Hornets
Replies: 2
Views: 1534

Re: Targeting Pods On Hornets

All hornets on the training range mission have been changed to carry the ATFLIR by default.
by Trim
Mon Apr 12, 2021 7:06 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 11 APR 2021 Gauntlet-5
Replies: 2
Views: 311

11 APR 2021 Gauntlet-5

VFA-41 was tasked with destroying a helicopter base on Lavan Island by targeting it's fuel storage and helicopters. The primary target being the fuel storage tanks. VFA-41 assigned three flights to the task. Primary Strike, Secondary Strike, and SEAD/CAP. Dealer 3 ingressed first as SEAD to check fo...
by Trim
Wed Mar 24, 2021 10:26 am
Forum: F/A-18C Technical
Topic: HARM Pre-Briefed Radar Codes
Replies: 6
Views: 622

Re: HARM Pre-Briefed Radar Codes

Where's the kneeboard page?