This report describes firings of the A-10/GAU-9 weapon system on 7 November 1979 against a Soviet tank company simulated by 10 combat loaded M-47 tanks. The pilot making the firing passes attacked at low altitude and used correspondingly low dive angles in order to simulate movement through a hostile air defense system Ammunition used in the attacks comprised Aerojet Lot Number AJD 79A181-001 30mm armor piercing incendiary (API) rounds, which proved to be effective damage agents against substantial...
Custom menu theme for the A-10C which replaces the music with Metallica's "Ride The Lightning"
This is a custom menu theme for the A-10C which replaces the music with Metallica's "Ride The Lightning" with some sound effects on the intro. The images are real images taken from google.
Obviously I do not own the song nor the pictures, I just put them together in a format to enjoy in DCS.
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NTTR, Advanced Live Fire, GAU-8 Training Tactics and Procedures.
MP or SP, 4x A-10C
NTTR Live Fire Cannon TTP. Nellis to Creech.
DarkStar on UHF 251.00
Theater Chatter on FM 30.00
Texaco on UHF 251.00
TACAN 40Y, TKR
Bulls 079 for 23 - PA6158
... you're having trouble hearing radio calls, turn your World and In Cockpit audio levels down in options.
To review tips and messages, use your F10 radio menu.
You're 10nm from target.
Some things to remember when tankbusting with the GAU-8:
1. Alignment is important.. use the smoke as a run in reference
2. Engage your PAC and don't fight it, let it fly you in
3. Slant should be at least 15+, the more the better.. if you can still pull out comfortably that is...
4. Don't let your ...