Exhibit - F-15 by Janes Combat Simulations
Air to GroundAbout 6 missions into the Iran campaign we were tasked with attacking a port facility.
As soon as we reached the Initial Point, about 10 miles out, I knew this was going to be an intense mission. The TEWS lit up like a Xmas tree (see right) with the biggest worry being the SA-10's and SA-12's. Sure enough the missile launch warning went off "deedle deedle" and my backseater called "Missile launch - 1'o'clock". I barely had time to order the wingmen in with Ctrl-G then padlock the incoming missile with Shift- F3.... if I hadn't programmed that into my joystick hat switch I would have been toast!