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    Are we going to be getting one with Aces addon?
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    Are we going to be getting one with Aces addon?
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    yes i think the Bf110, but i dont know if we get schraege musik, i do hope so
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    TRUE nightfighting with airborne radar, NAXOS, Window, SN-2, Freya, Wurzburg, etc. etc. would be VERY complex to simulate.

    It would take a sim purely dedicated to WWII nightfighting to pull it off properly IMO. Until then, any nightfighting we do will be very simplified.

    I doubt if we see a true WWII nightfighting sim for a long, long time.

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    Ju-88 c6 would be perfect for a ngiht fighter but the G series is better



    If we really need a nightfighter game will need the Do-217M and N and the He-217
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    Hi All,

    For those interested in nightfighting thought I'd mention this site at www.nightbomber.com.
    Looks like a lot of work is still to be done but from what you can see already it could be a cracker.

    Regards,

    Control_Damage.
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    <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by FW190fan:
    TRUE nightfighting with airborne radar, NAXOS, Window, SN-2, Freya, Wurzburg, etc. etc. would be VERY complex to simulate.<HR></BLOCKQUOTE>
    That's a fact. True nightfighters -- the Beaufighter and BF110 -- carried radar operators who kept themselves under cover so they could read dim scopes and avoid losing nightvision because of gunflashes. The scopes were "trees" I think...not the blip-dot-icon affairs we associate with radar today. There are a couple of guys in this forum who seem to know a lot about this technology because of their jobs and training. Maybe they'll weigh in with this thread.

    Having said all that, it would great fun to try to recreate the night fighting over London and Berlin.

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    FB already has True Nightfighters....AI gunners

    ...unless the "new AI" advertised for the Addon puts some limits on AI gunners (and pilots) ability to see in the dark. If not, you DO NOT want night fighter planes in FB. Trust me

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    Could they use the map as a radar unit in Me110 and the rear gunner as radar operator and gunner for the Schraege Musik Cannon arrangment?
    It would make for some very interesting night bombing and night fighter missions. Add in some Search Lights and some Anti Aircraft Belts surrounding the target.
    Maybe???
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