CAS Weaponry, Loadouts, and You

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CAS Weaponry, Loadouts, and You

Post by Tisx » 21 Nov 2017, 15:10

Ever wonder what hit you and dropped you dead when that little green dot appeared?

Look no farther then here, as today I will be sharing the data I have collected on the CAS weaponry from over 20 missions as a CAS pilot and a fuckton of observing, so strap in.

First, lets talk about the most common CAS strike weapon used,

The standard ammo GAU-21 gun run: Image Image
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Next is a somewhat under used upgraded ammo type, the High velocity (HV) GAU-21 rounds: Image
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Next up is the other common CAS weapon: Mini-pods! Image
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We now come to most versatile CAS weapon, the rocket pod. Image

Which comes with 5 different missiles/Bombs to use, first is the Keeper II GBU Image
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Next up is the Banshee AGM: Image
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The Widowmaker :Image
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Now for the Fab missiles, First is the Fatty SM-17 Image
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The XN-99 Napalm Image
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Lastly we have Beam laser: Image
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Re: CAS Weaponry, Loadouts, and You

Post by Gnorse » 21 Nov 2017, 16:06

Am pilot main. Can confirm on the beam laser.
Overall, pretty good guide.
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Post by Rataca100 » 21 Nov 2017, 17:28

I usually mandate they have a Banshee or Napalm, just because, FIRE GOOD! When i am XO anyway, apart from that i dont care. I also take a banshee when PO. :D
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Post by Lukey111 » 10 Jan 2018, 16:14

I personally, don't know CAS at all, BUT... I can confirm that this is an amazing guide for ba- EXPERIENCED PLAYERS LIKE ME
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Post by Lukey111 » 10 Jan 2018, 16:17

Kidding, amazing guide!
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Post by Jaketeaking » 10 Feb 2018, 07:57

theres an ammo type missing, minirocket incendiaries, otherwise, a solid outline.
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Re: CAS Weaponry, Loadouts, and You

Post by Sargeantmuffinman » 13 Feb 2018, 06:20

George S.Patton once said:No bastard ever won a war by dying for his country. He won it by making some other poor dumb bastard die for his country.

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