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Darren Nailed it: TACAN Antenna

March 4 2012 at 12:05 PM

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Response to OK, I give up- Phantom question

And for extra trivia points: it only works with the gear "Up", so you have to shoot your TACAN approaches Gear up til you make contact with the airport environment. Kind of different from modern Instrument flying techniques. TACAN is sort of a Mash-Up between NDB and VOR/DME navigation.

On the other hand the F-4 is a stabilized brick so as long as you have it on course, not too likely that winds aloft will blow you around all that much.

david

 
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