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Workshop 5: TACAN & ILS

In this session, we cover the following topics:

  • Understanding TACAN,
  • Understanding ILS,
  • Comments about ADF (CSAR for the downed pilot),
  • Pilot Proficiency Demonstration,
  • Discuss next sessions homework

Recon Tasks:

  • Direct to TACAN 22X, then
  • Direct to TACAN 25X, then
  • Outbound radial 018°M, 10.4nm, recon area
  • Outbound radial 059°M, 14.2nm, recon area
  • Outbound radial 194°M, 14.0nm, recon area
  • Extra-Credit Recon: 358°M, 19.7nm

Course Prerequisites:
– Watch DCS:World » TACAN Navigation » A-10C,
– Review “DCS A-10C Flight Manual“, pages 164,165,481,482,506,507
– Review “Chuck’s Guide“, pages 496-498
– Watch “DCS:World » ILS Landing » A-10C”
– Review “DCS A-10C Flight Manual“, pages 166,483,484
– Review “Chuck’s Guide“, pages 503-510

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