F/A-18 by Janes Combat Simulations F/A-18 by Janes Combat Simulations F/A-18 by Janes Combat Simulations
Exhibit - F/A-18 by Janes Combat Simulations

Notable Features

Features of F/A-18 by Janes include:
  • Accurate flight, weapon, and avionics operation (radar modeling is especially detailed)

  • Large variety of AA and AG missions (training, single missions, and a branching semi-dynamic campaign)

  • Unlike the F-15E, the F/A-18 can carry HARM missiles, giving you some standoff ability against SAM and EWR sites

  • Strong treatment of carrier operations including
    • catapult launches
    • extensive communications
    • accurate procedures
    • challenging landings

  • Aerial refueling by the probe and drogue method is also included (and very difficult!)

  • Great atmosphere

  • good graphics

  • wonderful weather modeling

  • dynamic lighting effects

  • communications

  • detailed cockpit

  • Excellent mission builder with a "hidden" campaign builder that was quickly revealed once the program was released

  • Good multiplayer capability



Text by Chino