Exhibit: Fighters Anthology (1998)
Air to Air
Definition: A gun attack achieved by crossing the bogey's flight path (often at high angles of deflection).
- Quick to execute
- Less predictable flight path
- More difficult to execute than a tracking shot.
|JETTISON EXTERNAL TANKS||Shift J|
|Mentally Project the enemy's flight path|
|Position Gun Pipper well in front of this path|
|Correct as necessary to intersect the enemy flight path|
|Fire as bogey comes into range|
|WARNING: It is exceedingly dangerous to lose sight of the enemy below the nose of your a/c. If this looks like occurring, maneouvre to keep the bogey to one side rather than below your a/c.||[|