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Old 11-15-2019, 08:19 PM   #14
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Originally Posted by AeriaGloria View Post
Honestly it’s a pretty good defense against the AIM-9X, since flaring them is like playing the lottery
You can actually learn how to avoid an AIM-9X, a 9g turn with your wings in the same plane as the missile's velocity vector will lead to a miss around 90% of the time. You need to be at cornering speed though. I usually prefer this solution as opposed to flares (which just do not work) and trying to lock the missile with an r-73 (which gets you killed 90% of the time)
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