Jetfighter III by Mission Studios Jetfighter III by Mission Studios
Exhibit: Jetfighter III

Air to Air: GUNS TRACKING SHOT

Defn: A gun attack achieved by maneuvering to the rear quarter of a bogey.
Advantages: More certain kill once a tracking solution is achieved.
Disadvantages: Longer time required More predictable flight path. This is very dangerous in a multi-bogey environment.

Air to Air: Guns Tracking Shot
Manoeuvre to the bogey's rear quarter
Point your nose ahead of the target
Match the bogey's bank
Match the bogey's turn rate by keeping the bogey at a constant position in your HUD
At this stage you are "In the saddle"
Lining up for a tracking shot
Lining up for a tracking shot
Pull up until the pipper is over the target
Fire short bursts
Manoeuvering behind the MiG-29
Manoeuvering behind the MiG-29