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Build an air force.

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posted on Dec, 8 2004 @ 01:49 AM
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My airforce:

Fighter:

100 MiG-29M2
100 Su-33
50 F/A-22

Attack:

100 A-10
50 TU-95
50 Su-25
50 Su-39

Helicopter:
200 Mi-24 Hind
200 Mi-28 Havoc
100 Ka-60 Kasatka

Cargo:
100 C-130 Hercules
100 C-17
100 UH-60
100 C141

EAW/AWACs
25 E-3C
25 Il76 Mainstay
25 RQ-1 Predator
25 YAK-061 Schel




posted on Dec, 8 2004 @ 09:16 AM
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My Airforce :

Fighters:
100 F-22s
120 1.44/MFIs

Attack/Ground Support:
30 F-15E Strike Eagles
30 A-10s
10 C-130 Spooky Gunships
50 Su-34s
45 JSF-35s,15 of each kind.

Bombers:

60 Tu-160s
120 B1s
10 B-2s
5 F-117s

Other Aircraft:
AWACS:5 E-3 Sentrys
Spy planes:2 U-2s and 3 SR-71s
Transport:130 C-130 Hercules

Helicopters:
140 KA-50 Gunships
120 Commanches (apaches can't do #,wait for those to come out
)
100 Chinooks


RAB

posted on Dec, 12 2004 @ 07:58 AM
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200 Typhoons
100 New build Tornados Attack
100 New build Jaguars with RB199 engines Attack/Recon

20 Nimrod MR4's
100 Hawk 128's
50 F35B

50 Airbus A330
20 B1B's

and lot's of CALCM's (Storm Shadow!)



posted on Dec, 12 2004 @ 08:03 AM
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I hear that a two seat version of the Typhoon, based on the current T1 airframe, is being looked into as a strike aircraft and 'UCAV Leader' whatever that means. Any takers?



posted on Dec, 12 2004 @ 08:58 AM
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Originally posted by waynos
I hear that a two seat version of the Typhoon, based on the current T1 airframe, is being looked into as a strike aircraft and 'UCAV Leader' whatever that means. Any takers?

Oh this sounds interesting!
The UCAV leader IMO probably will be the pilot flying the plane and the second one controlling a squadron of UCAV's flying with the typhoon.



posted on Dec, 12 2004 @ 09:39 AM
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Originally posted by waynos
I hear that a two seat version of the Typhoon, based on the current T1 airframe, is being looked into as a strike aircraft and 'UCAV Leader' whatever that means. Any takers?


Rock on!



posted on Dec, 15 2004 @ 07:44 AM
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An Air Force with 1000 aircraft, here goes:

Bombers:
100 B-2
100 B-52

Fighters:
150 F-23 Blackwidows
100 F-14 Tomcat (as Air Defense Fighter and Interceptors)
150 F/A-18 Hornets
75 F-111 Aardvark

Electronics:
20 E-3 AWACS
80 EA-6B
10 E-8 JSTARS

Tanker/transport:
50 KC-10
20 C-5
50 C-130

Attack:
40 A-10


Helicoptors:
100 AH-64
25 CH-47
55 UH-60

Reconn:
50 SR-71 Blackbird
25 U-2
25 RC-135

I think that's 1000 aircraft!

Tim
ATS Director of Counter-Ignorance



posted on Dec, 15 2004 @ 09:11 AM
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Recon/AWACS/Maritime Patrol- 75

5x SR71
10x U2
20x Sea King
20x Nimrod MRA 4
20x E3

Heavy Bombers- 80

30x B2
50x Tu-160

Strike/Airfield Denial- 160

50x F117
60x F15 Strike Eagle
50x GR4 Tornado

Air Superiority- 350

150x F22
200x EF2000

Air Cavalry- 60

40x Mi-24
20x UH-60

Ground Support- 125

30x AC130
30x AH-66
30x AH-64
30x AV8B
5x A10

Transport/Refuel- 90

30x C-17
30x C130
30x Chinook

Training- 45

15x Gazelle
15x M-346
15x Bulldog

VIP- 15

5x UH-60
5x BAe 146
5x 747-400

Just let Bush try and take MY oil!


Did I mention my country would have nuclear capabilities and a respectable SpySat net?



posted on Dec, 15 2004 @ 10:33 AM
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I would assume defense is my only motive.

One thing for certain, I would buy at least 400-500 upgraded F16's. Still to this day one of the most capable planes in the air. Unrivaled as a dog fighter and an excelent air to ground bomber. Great defensive plane.

Now, I would also need to assume that an attacking power would use long range type aircraft against me. So I would need a compliment of "air superiority" type fighters with long range missiles. Not 100's of them, but maybe a 100 or so. The issue here is getting a seller to pony some up. I would look into Mig 29's if the US wouldnt sell me any F22's. Maybe some upgraded F15e's.

As good as the F16 is as a bomber, I would want some close air support as well. A 100 or so A10's would do the trick nicely. Again, I am assuming I need to deffend myself against an invading force. Nothing like a few straffing runs with that gat to send a message to two. Throw a couple F15e's above them for support and you have quite a set up.

Maybe a dozen AC-130 gunships for a little extra "kick"

Lastly support aircraft. AWACS, refuelers, Jammers (modoified intruders or such), and lifters.

I think an arrangement like this would deffend a middle sized country very well. At the very least you could deffend yourself very handedly against all but the superpowers.



posted on Dec, 15 2004 @ 01:04 PM
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Originally posted by Cjwinnit
I thought I'd go crazy..



Strike:600

250x Typhoon (omnirole)
100x F-22 Raptor (air dominance)
100x GR4 Tornado (tac recce/strike)
75x Tu-160 Blackjack (heavy bomber)
25x B-2 Spirit (stealth bomber)



Tactical support:180

70x Merlin
40x A330-200 (tanker)
30x Chinook
20x Nimrod Mra.4 (anti-naval)
10x E-3 Sentry (AWACS)
5x U-2 Dragon Lady(recon/BDA)
5x ASTOR (E-8 maybe?) (tac AWACS)



Transport:120

65x C-130 Hercules
20x A340
15x C-17 Globemaster
10x An-124 Condor
10x random assorted transport (vip stuff etc..)



75x Aermacchi M-346 trainers.
other assorted trainers.

[edit on 7-12-2004 by Cjwinnit]


saves me typing it all out again



posted on Dec, 15 2004 @ 01:29 PM
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Fighters

F-22 100
SU-37 50

Bombers

B-52 50
B-2 5

Multi role

JSF 50

UAVs

Predators 25
Global Hawk 10
X-45 25

Gunships

AC130 spooky 25
Hind-D 25
Apache LB 25
KA-50 25 (two seater version)
Black Hawks 25

Cargo

C-5 Galaxy 25
Chinnoks 50
HC-130 Hercules 25

Misc

747 ABL 15
767 AWACS 15



posted on Dec, 16 2004 @ 05:05 AM
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Waynos Air Force;

Air Defence;

50 Raptor F.1

180 Typhoon F.2

Bomber;

40 Northrop B-2A
60 Airbus B-380 stand off ALCM carriers


Attack and tactical recce;

100 Tempest GR.1 (the F-35B in my world)
60 Typhoon GR.4 (two seaters)
+
250 Boeing A-45A UCAV. (operational form of X-45C)

'Heavy fleet';

20 Nimrod MRA.4
20 Boeing C-17A
20 Airbus AEW-340 (with Sentry type rotodome etc)
60 Airbus KC-330 tanker transports

Helo's

40 Merlin HC.2
100 Eurocopter Tigre AH.1




[edit on 16-12-2004 by waynos]



posted on Dec, 16 2004 @ 06:11 AM
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Fleet:

330 Antonov AN-225 Cossack en.wikipedia.org...
330 Lockheed C-5 Galaxy en.wikipedia.org...
330 Airbus A380 en.wikipedia.org...


with the following modifications


Fleet Defensive Equipment :

Mk 15 Phalanx en.wikipedia.org...
Goalkeeper_CIWS en.wikipedia.org...
RIM-116 Rolling Airframe Missile
en.wikipedia.org...
MBDA Meteor en.wikipedia.org...

plus some sidewinders and stuff.


Electronics:
AWAC capability in all planes.

Offense:

Bombs, Nukes , Cruise Missiles, Napalm, Droptanks
, etc.







Flagship

1 Mil Mi-32 avia.russian.ee...

Flagship Imperial Escort

9 Mil Mi-6 avia.russian.ee...

(all equipped with defensive stuff, phalanx missilie, offense defense crap.)
(and large speakers for intimidation)



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