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ATC

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:54 PM
 

Air Traffic Control

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ATIS

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:54 PM
 

Automatic Terminal Information Service

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BARCAP

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:54 PM
 

Mission type Barrier Combat Air Patrol: Protect a lane from enemy penetration.

 

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Basic-T

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:54 PM
 

Basic flight instruments: Airspeed indicator, artificial horizon, altimeter and gyro. In most cockpits organized in form of a "T".

 

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Bingo

by VBF-12_Gosling (en) - Friday, 25 September 2020, 6:30 PM
 

Bingo Fuel

The fuel required to fly directly back to base in a straight line.  

 

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Bullseye

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:54 PM
 

Das Bullseye ist ein vordefinierter Punkt, der als Referenz für Funkrufe zur Angabe einer Position verwendet wird. Wenn beispielsweise jemand sagt, dass er einen Radarkontakt bei "Bullseye 050 at 30 miles" hat, ist der Radarkontakt 30 Meilen vom Bullseye-Punkt bei einem Kurs von 050 (etwa Nordosten) entfernt.

Bully wird verwendet, wenn der Funkverkehr vom Feind abgehört werden kann. Da der Bullseye-Punkt vor dem Flug vereinbart und nicht über Funk angegeben wird, kann der Feind bei Verwendung der Bullseye-Terminologie nicht feststellen, auf welchen Punkt sie sich beziehen. Darüber hinaus trägt die Verwendung von Bullseye-Koordinaten zur Verbesserung des Situationsbewusstseins bei, da es sich um einen absoluten Bezugsrahmen handelt. Wenn AWACS einem anderen Flugzeug mitteilt, dass es bei "3 Uhr, 25 Meilen" feindliche Jäger hat, hat er keine Ahnung, wo sie sich befinden. Wenn man jedoch sagt, dass sich die Jäger bei "Bullseye 120 bei 100 Meilen" befinden, weiß man genau, wo sie sich befinden.

Quelle: Falconpedia

 

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CAS

by kaltokri (de|en) - Wednesday, 6 January 2021, 3:14 PM
 

Close Air Support is a mission type where ground units are supported by friendly air units that attack and destroy enemy ground units.

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CAVOC

by kaltokri (de|en) - Wednesday, 23 December 2020, 10:27 PM
 

CAVOK ist eine Abkürzung für Clouds And Visibility OK (zu deutsch Wolken und Sicht in Ordnung). Diese Abkürzung für eine Wetterbeschreibung wird in der Luffahrt verwendet. Damit werden gute Bedingungen für den Sichtflug ohne Einschränkungen gemeldet.Der Begriff wird unter anderem in ATIS-Meldungen, bei Meteorological Aviation Routine Weather Report (METAR) und Terminal Aerodrome Forecast (TAF) verwendet.

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CCIP

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:54 PM
 

Continuously Computed Impact Point.

This is a calculated visual drop mode with manual weapon release. This mode allows a high degree of flexibility as the point on the ground where the weapon will hit is continuously indicated by a CCIP crosshair on the HUD. It is not necessary to lock the target. Simply put; bring the thing over the thing and drop the bomb.

Source: DCS FA-18C Early Access Guide.pdf

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CCRP

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:54 PM
 

Continuously Computed Release Point.

This is a calculated visual drop mode with manual or automatic weapon release. This mode allows the bomb to be dropped without loss of height as the point on the ground where the weapon will hit is continuously calculated and the HUD indicates when the weapon must be released. This is done by designating the target.

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CDU

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 14 June 2020, 9:11 PM
 

Control Display Unit (dt. gibt es keine Übersetzung)

Die CDU dient u.a. der Eingabe von Daten in das Flight Managment System (z.B.: Wegpunkten).

Weiterführende Informationen:

  • A-10C Warthog Basiskurs (DCS) / Cockpiteinweisung / Cockpitübersicht / RK
  • Wikipedia
 

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Charlie

by VBF-12_Gosling (en) - Friday, 25 September 2020, 6:30 PM
 

Charlie Time

The planned landing time on a vessel.  Often also used for landing ashore.  Usually the expected end of the sortie.  

 

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Chicken

by VBF-12_Gosling (en) - Friday, 25 September 2020, 6:30 PM
 

Chicken Fuel

The minimum fuel required to continue the route as planned.  

 

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CICU

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 14 June 2020, 9:11 PM
 

Central Interface Control Unit (dt.:Zentrale Interface Kontrolleinheit)

Weiterführende Informationen:

  • A-10C Warthog Basiskurs (DCS) / Cockpiteinweisung / Cockpitübersicht / VI-L
 

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Clock Code

by VBF-12_Gosling (en) - Friday, 25 September 2020, 6:30 PM
 

Clock Code

This has two meanings depending upon its application.  

Lookout - When applied to Lookout, Clock Code is a method of identifying an azimuth direction from the aircraft.  Directions from the aircraft begin from 12 O’clock being directly ahead with 6 O’clock being directly astern.  

E.g. 4 O’clock indicates a direction past the abeam on the right side of the aircraft.  

Drift - When applied to Drift, Clock Code is a method of mental arithmetic to estimate the Sin() function.  The difference between the wind direction and the aircraft‘s flight path is compared to minutes of a clock.  The resulting potion of the hour is the portion of Max Drift to be used to estimate the angular correction to make to offset the aircraft‘s heading and so allow for drift, thus keeping the aircraft on track.  

E.g. 30˚ implies 30 minutes which is half an hour and so half the Max Drift should be applied towards the wind for the aircraft to maintain the desired track.  

 

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CLP

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 14 June 2020, 9:11 PM
 

Caution Light Panel (dt.: Warnlichttafel)

Weiterführende Informationen:

  • A-10C Warthog Basiskurs (DCS) / Cockpiteinweisung / Cockpitübersicht / RK
 

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DCA

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:54 PM
 

Mission type Defensive Counter Air: Protect friendly assets in and around the station area.

 

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DDI

by kaltokri (de|en) - Wednesday, 26 August 2020, 9:19 AM
 

Digital Display Indicator

This is a three-color color display that shows the data required to control various systems. There are 20 selector buttons on the DDI that can be used to display functions and modes.

Source: <InstallDir>\Mods\aircraft\FA-18C\Doc\DCS FA-18C Early Access Guide EN.pdf

Additional information:

  • F/A-18C Hornet basic course (DCS) / cockpit instruction / cockpit overview / VI-L& VI-R
 

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DLC

by kaltokri (de|en) - Sunday, 27 December 2020, 9:37 PM
 

Direct Lift Control (dt.: direkte Auftriebskontrolle)

Das DLC ist ein System von Klappen die im Landeanflug verwendet werden können, um den Auftrieb zu verändern ohne den AOA zu beeinflussen. Gesteuert werden die Klappen über einen Schalter am HOTAS Steuerknüppel.

Weiterführende Informationen:

  • F-14 Tomcat Piloten-Basiskurs (DCS) / Cockpiteinweisung / Cockpitübersicht HOTAS

 

 

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DSMS

by kaltokri (de|en) - Thursday, 24 September 2020, 9:59 PM
 

DSMS Digital Stores Management System

 


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