Air Combat Maneuvering
Solo flight cloud tops shall not be higher than ______.
ANSWER: 7,000 ft AGL
FLIGHT PROCEDURESOFFENSIVE, SNAP GUNS EXERCISE
20. The fighter in the snap guns exercise calls In as the shooter and initiates the exercise with a(n)
________ turn into the target.
The bandit in the snap guns exercise calls In as the target and initiates the exercise with a
________ degree AOB turn into the fighter.
The offensive purpose of the snap guns exercise is to practice reaching ______ against a
ANSWER: a snap guns envelope
In the offensive snap guns exercise, after the bandit calls In as the target, what action does the
ANSWER: The fighter calls in as the shooter and reverses with the bandit at 10 or 2 oclock to
achieve a snap guns solution of 60-90 degrees AOT.
In the offensive snap guns exercise, after the bandit maneuvers out-of-plane to defeat the gun
solution, what happens to the fighter?
ANSWER: The fighter overshoots the bandit because of a high TCA.
FLIGHT PROCEDURESOFFENSIVE, LOW YO-YO
25. In an offensive situation, low angle off can be traded for ______ range and ______ closure.
ANSWER: decreased, increased
What is the purpose of the low yo-yo in ACM?
ANSWER: Decrease range or increase rate of closure in low closure/low angle off situations
FLIGHT PROCEDURESOFFENSIVE, HIGH YO-YO
27. As excessive closure is apparent, the attacker initiates a high yo-yo by first ________.
ANSWER: quarter rolling away from the bandits maneuvering plane and then pulling the nose up