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M2morris
01-21-2008, 07:27 PM
This is what happens on a boring rainy day off, I do wierd stuff like this. Sad thing is it only took me a few tries to get it done.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rJOGF1GNQQA

MrMojok
01-21-2008, 08:27 PM
I'll tell you this, from watching this and your other videos, you certainly know the F4U glide characteristics in the game as well as anyone.

I remember a while back, you had a video where you landed it on top of a mountain, then ran off the side and cut the engine, and dead-sticked back down onto a carrier that was down below in the bay, but I don't seem to find that on your YouTube list now.

MrMojok
01-21-2008, 08:37 PM
Ah, nevermind, here it is: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=azd_8sFR4iU

Esel1964
01-22-2008, 02:12 AM
M2Morris-Sweet job flying,M8. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/25.gif

buzzsaw1939
01-22-2008, 04:59 AM
You should have been a bush pilot Morris!.. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-very-happy.gif thats called true seat of the pants flying, I love doing that kind of stuff in here, didn't know anybody else was that crazy too!

Capt.LoneRanger
01-22-2008, 05:25 AM
There were some maps like that when I started playing IL2 online. I remember one had 2 strips like a giant X on top of one of the highest hills of that multiplayer-map with the lake in the middle.

That was almost like an airstart, but landing killed more pilots than enemy fire - LOL

Friendly_flyer
01-22-2008, 07:21 AM
That's nice flying!

M2morris
01-22-2008, 08:29 AM
Thnks all http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_biggrin.gif
In the video, after that carrier landing I put the hook up started up again and took off for anthother try on the diving-board runway but I didnt stop in time and I ate the mountain. That was hard trying to stop in time without tipping over.