Event begins at 10:00pm Eastern in SEA II
All are welcome to attend!
Artist Credit: Guncam of a VB4 pilot depicts a JU88 being shot down Circa 1943.
Accents by Redtail7
On Friday January 15, 1943, the P-40 Warhawks of the 33rd Fighter Group 12th USAAF were attacked
by a surprise low level enemy air raid. This day the pilot's of the 33rd FG went aloft to shoot down 8 of 9
Ju88s. These Ju88s were escorted by C202s of the Regia Aeronautica. The ensuing scramble
and air battle resulted in the 33rd FG's "Best Day" of the war.
Launch from A65 and repel the enemy air raid.
Aircraft my launch only when the A65 begins to flash.
Launch from base A8 and destroy the hangers at A65. The C202 are to stay in visual range of the Ju88s as fighter escorts.
The C202s must carry 100% fuel. The Ju88s have a 8k altitude restriction. No ordnance restrictions.(Formations must be OFF...)
Axis Bombers: 3pts ea.
Axis Fighters: 1pt ea.
Allied Fighters: 2pts ea.
All Field Hangers: 3pts ea.
1. Terrain – Tunisia
2. Icon Range - short
3. Wind – 5 kts W
4. Time – Start time and Multiplier ( 14:00 x 2)
5. Fighter and Bomber Warning Range - 52,800 about 10 miles
6. Enemy Collisions - On
7. External view for bombers (F3) - On
8. Visibility - 17
9. Friendly Collisions - Off
10. Fuel – 1.5
11. Ack - .3
12. Kill Shooter - off
13. Tower Range – 52,800 for display to match the above setting.
14. Radar - Off
Flight time and altitude will allow for second frame.
Redtail7 April 22nd 2009