Peter Inglis in an RAAF F-111 at Amberley Air Force base, 1995.
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June 8th, 2001

Flight of the Intruder

Flight of the Intruder - FOTI took a book and a film and turned them into a hardcore combat flight sim.

New information includes :

Dave Whiteside on the development of Flight of the Intruder for Atari ST and Commodore AMIGA :

" ... a lot of effort was put into making it fit on two disks [floppys where expensive in those days..] and getting it to run in 512K [size of a cache these days..] the 1Mb version had a bit of headroom left - it cached the files off one of the disks..."

RAAF in Korea

RAAF No. 77 Squadron became not only the first Australian squadron, but the first of the whole British Commonwealth to enter the fighting in the Korean War. RAAF No. 77 Squadron became not only the first Australian squadron, but the first of the whole British Commonwealth to enter the fighting in the Korean War. RAAF No. 77 Squadron became not only the first Australian squadron, but the first of the whole British Commonwealth to enter the fighting in the Korean War. RAAF No. 77 Squadron became not only the first Australian squadron, but the first of the whole British Commonwealth to enter the fighting in the Korean War. RAAF No. 77 Squadron became not only the first Australian squadron, but the first of the whole British Commonwealth to enter the fighting in the Korean War.

RAAF in Korea - My uncle Keith Inglis was in Korea as an armourer at Kimpo Airbase.

In 1971 the Australian Government published a book celebrating the RAAF's 50th birthday, from which I reproduce here the Korean information.

Beginning of a Dinerman Dynasty

F/A-18 Interceptor

This sim was written by Bob Dinerman of

fame.

It was a graphical feast in it's day and came with a total of 5 - count 'em - FIVE missions !

Avenger A-10

Avenger A-10 - 1991 - never completed.

Somewhere between Flight of the Intruder and Falcon 3.0 this project was shelved - despite press adverts appearing around the world.

Why?

Contact MiGMan with your experiences regarding this sim.'s inside sources reveal the true story behind the fate of Avenger A-10.