Campaign - Mission 14 - Satellite Uplink Strike" We are launching the offensive to destroy the Russian satellite uplink site. The site is very heavily defended both from the ground and the air.
We are therefore sending a number of waves of attack. If the site is not destroyed quickly the Russians will be able to command their orbital offensive platforms to attack our carrier fleet. "
NOTE - at the beginning of this mission you are prompted to save the game. This is a clue that the campaign is near the endgame. From this point on you can only save when prompted.
Aha - the old "orbital weapons platform".
I had 3 pilots left. Despite replaying the mission twice - and eventually getting all the pilots to the target - and dropping many thousands of pounds of high explosive - the antenna dome you remained obdurately intact.
How do you defeat this mission? I don't know. I do know that you have to be quick or the game skips to the "defeat" sequences. Suspecting that the dome might be as hard to destroy as the endgame "boss - fighters" in Eurofighter Typhoon, I gave up.
The end sequences look as if they were rendered on a game console machine... which leads me to thinking .... the bottom line
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