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Old 04-15-2019, 02:45 PM   #1
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Default CCIP pipper too low to see.

Hey, folks.

A couple of mission ago I was flying the CAS mission, #2 of Hornet 1989.

I had the default CBU-99's selected, set to CCIP, INST and VT with default HOF.

Unfortunately, no matter how low or fast I flew or how steep gbc dive was, the CCIP impact reticle never raised above my nose and into FOV. This prevented my attack from doing anything.

While dodging SA-6 and -8, carrying eight CBU-99's and a belly tank, this was already a challenging attack run...somehow my systems got borked. So I can avoid this in my next attempt, has anyone else had this issue, and how did it start?

Thanks, duders.
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Old 04-15-2019, 03:10 PM   #2
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Depending on your altitude and speed, you might need to have a pretty steep dive angle to see the reticle.
CBUs in the Hornet are best released at around at a dive angle of 30-35 degrees. Are you doing it like that?
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Old 04-15-2019, 04:40 PM   #3
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should be in a 25*-30* dive. This will allow you to see the pipper and drop properly.
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