Jian-wide air flight times to complete the air refueling and other three major subjects
F-8 fighter aerial refueling. Fan photo
newspaper writing, Guangzhou, September 13 (Xinhua) Luopei Wu, Po-yu was special correspondent reports: Mid-Autumn Festival approaching, the reporters saw in the wide air force regiment, the regiment’s flight schedule on the “tactical combat,” “air times fuel “,” low altitude flight raid “and three previously independent organizations need to focus on training flight screening subjects, has been in this field as a combination of flight sorties implementation.
“Take off!” Commander orders, four squadrons into the sky. Plane figure disappeared in the clouds just occasion, the command post to receive the “discovery ‘enemy’ on my machine to intercept” information. Pilot staff will upload real-time air situation information, four aircraft quickly opened tactical formations, maintaining radio silence, fast approaching the “enemy”, the first “enemy” discovery, capture, targeting, in one fell swoop would be the “enemy” was shot down, the first battle won.
At this point, the aircraft fuel warning lights flash, the pilot was ordered to immediately fly to designated fueling areas. A few minutes later, add, by the oil-formation through the clouds and fog in the air confluence, split into two batches of four aircraft by the oil. Soon, the fighter farewell tanker loaded with fuel to low-altitude, low altitude flight maneuvering to attack the target, continue assault training missions. Close to the “enemy” positions when the aircraft suddenly jumped, the implementation of firepower on the target, the “enemy” positions into a sea of ??fire. Return voyage, the successful implementation of another aircraft aerial refueling fleet, landed safely.
“bundled together multiple training courses, validated by aerial refueling aircraft after the flight of a large range of excellent performance, increase the pilot’s flight endurance, air situational awareness and combat capability determination, significantly improved training efficiency. “Li Qiang, head of the regiment, told reporters the next step of this workout will gradually transformed into normalized general training, deep training, explore multiple refueling planes formed into a variety of combat missions carry out a new path.