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Fatoomch
12-14-2006, 08:05 AM
My first attempt.
Carrier was moving pretty fast but I managed to get it down. Its quite hard but with a bit of practice I'm sure plenty will master it.

You Tube Carrier Landing (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hexg1Y1OzeE)

Friendly_flyer
12-14-2006, 08:16 AM
Well, you did get it down!<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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EyeoftheChicken
12-14-2006, 08:23 AM
E for effort

Jagdgeschwader2
12-14-2006, 08:46 AM
Looked like a good one to me. http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_biggrin.gif
Can't wait to get my hands on 46!

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mrsiCkstar
12-14-2006, 09:41 AM
lmao... I'll have to try this!<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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TC_Stele
12-14-2006, 09:56 AM
Nice job. Drop the tailhook next time.<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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MEGILE
12-14-2006, 10:24 AM
close enough http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_wink.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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Hanglands
12-14-2006, 11:05 AM
Good one http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/25.gif

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ploughman
12-14-2006, 11:13 AM
Rubberdecktastic!<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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papotex
12-14-2006, 12:00 PM
hehe that last tumble before it fell flat made me laugh

Nimits
12-14-2006, 12:12 PM
And they thought the Corsair was bouncy . . .

Werre_Fsck
12-14-2006, 12:13 PM
Lerche can survive THAT but not a 3km/h roll on some trees? ( Try landing the lerche on some hillside village square ;-) )<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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Maj.Kaos
12-14-2006, 12:44 PM
You would've had a smoother landing on a British or Japanese carrier, for in 1946 the US carriers were finally retro-fitted with the kamikaze proof "trampoline deck" which bounced an enemy plane back into the sky.

The Lerche tipping over is actually sim sailors tipping over the enemy a/c in preparation to roll it off the deck.

So, great landing on your part! Can't wait to try it myself. Love those carrier landings!

I wonder if the fully loaded Arado bomber can get off the deck with RATO?

Yskonyn23
12-14-2006, 01:04 PM
If you survived it's a good landing.
If you can use the aircraft again it's a perfect landing. http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_biggrin.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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RCAF_Irish_403
12-14-2006, 01:36 PM
The more Lerche I see

The more i wanna laugh http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/53.gif http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/59.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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slo_1_2_3
12-14-2006, 03:51 PM
So hows the lerch take damage anyhow?<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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carguy_
12-14-2006, 07:35 PM
LOL Lerche on a pogo stick! http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/34.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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Lucius_Esox
12-14-2006, 11:00 PM
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Good stuff especially the last bit.

Lerche are funny.

woofiedog
12-14-2006, 11:28 PM
Looks like a Great landing... I still count the pieces with a Carrier Landing. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-very-happy.gif

The Lerche and other new aircraft... if we can use them on the Carrier's... will make for some Very interesting FMB Missions.

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rawheid_rex
12-15-2006, 05:13 AM
Hmmm...some indestructible looking landing gear there, a-la strike fighters!<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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majnos64
12-16-2006, 10:24 AM
I'm not able to land on airfield yet http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif) With this ufo spawn. http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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Deadmeat313
12-16-2006, 11:35 AM
That was class!

I bet afterwards one of the deck crew would climb up onto the annular wing and run backwards to roll it towards the decklift. http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_biggrin.gif

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mgoyat
12-16-2006, 04:44 PM
Originally posted by Deadmeat313:
That was class!

I bet afterwards one of the deck crew would climb up onto the annular wing and run backwards to roll it towards the decklift. http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_biggrin.gif

T.

Ha ! That's it ! No more wonder how the Lerche gets the powah to take off vertically with 1946 engines.
In fact, there are fanatic Hitlerjugend hamsters running inside the wing and powering the propellers... http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_biggrin.gif