T-45C TS, ADV & IUT TFFP-03
Problem: free fighter fails to maintain outside
engaged fighter's turn and loses sight
Correction: reduce AOB slightly so as to drift to
outside of turn and reacquire visual
Problem: wingman breaks 500-ft bubble
Correction: maintain aircraft separation
Sg 9, fr 37
Loose Deuce Exercise
Remember, during the loose deuce exercise, the camera
perspective changes to the wingman's cockpit, after the reversal
looking out the top-forward portion of the canopy
Question 3 -- 220.127.116.11.1 and 18.104.22.168.2
What are the significant differences between engaged and
free fighter responsibilities?
ANSWER: The free fighter also has the responsibility of
1. keeping the engaged fighter in sight.
2. clearing the engaged fighter's six.
3. coordinating movement with the engaged fighter for a shot.
4. keeping or regaining a high energy state.
Question 4 -- 22.214.171.124.1.1.1, 126.96.36.199.1.1, 188.8.131.52.2.1.1,
184.108.40.206.2.1, 220.127.116.11.3.1.1, 18.104.22.168.3.1
Describe a tactical application of lead, lag and pure pursuit
in the loose deuce exercise.
ANSWER: Several tactical uses may be acceptable based upon
lesson content, instructor examples or student deductions. The
attacking aircraft's nose position in relation to the bogey must be
included in each answer.
(05-98) Change 2