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Old 11-30-2019, 03:56 AM   #1
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Setting up a quick mission in DCS with all the aircraft you have bought.

Put them all in the same mission. Set them all to skill level (client)

This way you can choose which one to fly all in the one mission at the start.

The others will not spawn in. You can change to a different aircraft whenever you want. By hitting escape and choose a different slot/aircraft.

You can even put as many of the same aircraft in the mission. One air start, one hot start, one cold start etc.

Other things in this video
How to set up drone aircraft for practice (Weapon Hold) 3:40
How to force unlimited weapons for this mission 6:25

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Add a simple trigger to your mission so you can practice dogfighting with fox 2's etc.

Here I add a simple trigger so you can decide when the enemy will go weapons hot.

That way you can position yourself in many different positions and try different things for A2A practice.



As you can see you are doing a small amount of logic coding within the DCS editor.

You can create very dynamic situations with just this logic alone and the tools / options within the editor itself. Many campaigns are built just with the editors tools.

You can also expand on this with scripting in lua. (More on this later)
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Old 11-30-2019, 11:58 AM   #3
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Here I add a waypoint switch for the enemy aircraft that will stay and repeat it's set waypoints until out of fuel and return to base. You still decide when this aircraft will go weapons free.

I also setup a cold war border with a very deadly SAM system. This will be a lot harder than your used to possibly and showing what it would be like to face a very cunning enemy.

Download this mission to try it FlightSim_Junkie_Mission_Tutorial_3.miz
I recommend you build something for yourself to practice using the editor.

Place it in your mission folder
C:\Users\YOUR USER PC NAME\Saved Games\DCS [ver: openbeta etc] \Missions



I will expand on this in the next video.
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Thanks a lot .. I dont know why I missed this thread before, I will subscribe to your channel, as I still have a lot to learn


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