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Interested in flying Ka-50 12 44.44%
Interested in flying A-10C 18 66.67%
Interested in combat/missions 14 51.85%
Would prefer more strict flights (following procedures etc) 9 33.33%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 27. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 04-07-2011, 09:12 AM   #1
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Old 04-07-2011, 09:24 AM   #2
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I've only got A-10C, and so far very limited time on it, but willing to join in so that you can take the heat off the rest of you guys when I crash

All I need now is the wife to bring more work home so I get some ME time!

Edit: I'll probably splash out on BS next payday! Has anyone seen it for less than £25 (€29) recently?

Edit2: After visiting PC World this morning and seeing it for £24.99, I've just found it for £14.97 on their website.
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Old 04-07-2011, 10:04 AM   #3
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I only have Ka-50, but yeah I'm up for some flights with that...and I do not mind some practice first...there's still a lot to learn for me as I just know the basic and firing my ordinance still is a bit of a mess need to improve on that.

as for combat missions, I guess after a few practice session we could do small combat missions suitable for the amount of players we have then to test the stuff we practiced in combat situations

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Old 04-07-2011, 10:29 AM   #4
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I have the A-10 less than a week and a hard time get off the ramp
Still, I´m interested in some fun flights, keeping the A-10 in the air is no problem.
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Old 04-07-2011, 12:12 PM   #5
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I don't have A-10 because I do not have a proper joystick for it but I'm up for ka-50 flights!

Combat missions are fine for me. I think I've got enough experience for that from several SP missions I've flown.
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I wouldn't mind flying both, though missions with an objective other than flying around would be preferable. I can decently operate the Ka-50, I think, but I haven't used the A-10C nearly enough to know what I'm doing yet.
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Old 04-07-2011, 12:52 PM   #7
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Well I still have that mission I set up for training: convoy aproaching, some airborne whirly-threats and plenty of targets, both defended and sitting duck. Carrier to land on, think I'll add a FARP to land at as well, they can be pretty challenging.

We can start off with that. People who just want to fly a bit can form up and take the scenic route, people who want some action will find plenty of targets.

I'm no editor wonder-boy myself, but perhaps we can find/make some more involving missions, provided there's interest. Personally I always make them with a fair amount of freedom. No fun being pressed into an attack on a strict timelimit while you're still coming to terms with the weapons sytem.


I'm glad to see a positive response. Simply love flying the things, would be even better with some company. God knows I tried whipping the AI into shape, but I'm still more likely to get a mid-air collision than an "affirmative".
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God knows I tried whipping the AI into shape, but I'm still more likely to get a mid-air collision than an "affirmative".
And you come to us expecting to get different results?
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Old 04-07-2011, 02:09 PM   #9
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At first, yes. Untill we can fly such close formations.

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Old 04-10-2011, 09:16 AM   #10
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Voted for Black Shark for the time being. Don't think I can be arsed to map my joystick for A-10C or actually download the finished version anytime soon.
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Old 04-10-2011, 09:57 AM   #11
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I've heard that A-10 only works on 64bit OS's, is that correct?
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Nope, it has a 32 and 64 bit install option
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I've just ordered a HD 5870, so my options are opening.
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a HD5870...fancy

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Old 04-11-2011, 08:57 AM   #15
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Indeed. Now the simming should really take off, eh?


Right, so I figured Ka-50 on wednesday, A-10C on thursday. Normal times for me and some others is 21:00GMT/UTC. Any thoughts on that schedule?
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