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  • TomcatViP
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    • Nov 2011
    • 6122

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    Better watch for your breakfast decoding this one

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    • sycamore
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      • Mar 2004
      • 408

      Nice bit of PS there ,TC....
      No stabiliser input for bank angle......

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      • TomcatViP
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        • Nov 2011
        • 6122

        Sorry if It has been naive choice from me (came from FB) or discussed before but it has spoilers deployed.And you can turn without maintaining your altitude to keep G at bay.
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        • Levsha
          Rank 5 Registered User
          • Jan 2006
          • 2856

          Originally posted by sycamore View Post
          Nice bit of PS there ,TC....
          No stabiliser input for bank angle......
          Should be a real photo - certainly a real manoeuvre:

          https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whifferdill_turn

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          • TomcatViP
            Rank 5 Registered User
            • Nov 2011
            • 6122

            Posted by Scramble.nl on FB:

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            • Tango III
              Rank 5 Registered User
              • Sep 2006
              • 25370

              PLAAF J-10s & RTAF JAS-39s fly in formation.



              https://twitter.com/dafengcao/status...77018913705984

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              • Duggy
                Flight SIM Pilot
                • Mar 2012
                • 1142

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                • sycamore
                  Rank 5 Registered User
                  • Mar 2004
                  • 408

                  Ref #1821/1823,Levsha and TCVIP,the limits of bank angle for tanking are 20-25 deg when in contact,depending on large or smaller receiver aircraft,and level only for the C5....otherwise the crews would be doing the `quick-time line-dance` into the Air Command headshed`s office,no refreshments,but a strong recommendation for the `advanced potato-peeling course` for 6 months`....probably a reduction in rank as well.....THIS was from current tanker crew...
                  As an ex-tanker pilot and AARI you do not stretch the limits when in contact......it can go very `bad` very quickly....

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                  • stealthflanker
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                    • Sep 2015
                    • 1026

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                    Indonesian Flankers. taking fuel from KC-130B.

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                    • BlackArcher
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                      • Dec 2010
                      • 4351



                      Read more about this beautiful livery here

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                      • Duggy
                        Flight SIM Pilot
                        • Mar 2012
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                        • roberto_yeager
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                          • Feb 2006
                          • 942


                          190903-F-ML224-0833 A U.S. Air Force F-15C Eagle conducts a combat air patrol mission over an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, Sept. 3, 2019. The F-15C plays a key role in Air Force Central Command operations by maintaining constant readiness in support of air operations by providing deterrence and stability and bolstering the mission efforts of coalition partners. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Russ Scalf)
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                          Revista Ejercitos, sometime She will back...

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