This is a good mission to practice your skills using laser guided bombs in coordination with a Reaper drone who is lasing targets for you.
JTAC will automatically designate targets for you at mission start until no more targets are available. There is no need to contact JTAC by radio. JTAC status (available targets) are available via the comms menu (backslash \). Sel ect F10 and JTAC status to see current targeting information.
VERSION 2 MISSION CHANGES
Targets are now placed closer together making it possible for the LGB to acquire and steer to the target more easily. You should have no problem hitting lased targets fr om all directions.
Beware of SA-19 SAM Tunguska (S6 on RWR) units in the target area. If you remain above 22000 feet until they are destroyed they aren’t a threat.
Fuel increased to 100% internal fuel to allow for more time over target.
Insurgents with the support of RedFor have constructed a fortified position west of Muzeira. A FA18C has been assigned to destroy the position and allow a BlueFor Recon unit to move into the town from the west. BlueFor Recon will remain 5NM west and clear of waypoint SNIPR until RedFor resistance is significantly reduced.
16:15 local time, clear with light winds from the east. Altimeter QNH 29.88
1)Navigate to the SNIPR target area.
2)Destroy the fortified positions west of town in the vicinity of waypoint SNIPR.
3)The flight is supported by FOCUS AWACS, DODGE CAP both on freq 121.8.
4)SNIPR JTAC will provide targeting designation by laser on code 1688.
5)Anticipate MANPADS and SA-19s in the vicinity of SNIPR. Stay above 22,000 feet to remain clear of threat
6)No other airborne or SAM threats are anticipated.
7)Return to Al Minhad AB after targets are destroyed.
JTAC status and target information will be provided by text on the comm menu (backslash \ ), then press F10 look for JTAC STATUS.
Beware of air traffic in the vicinity Al Minhad AB, it’s a busy airport.
Skills you can practice:
1)Navigate to waypoints using HSI
2)Set up Stores page for GBU12 and CBU99 delivery
3)Use GBU12 and CBU99
4)Navigate back to Al Minhad AB