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phase préparatoire d'une attaque par mise en cabré [1 record]

Record 1 1997-09-08


Subject field(s)
  • Operations (Air Forces)
  • Aircraft Maneuvers

A method of bombing where an aircraft flies on a line towards the target, pulls up in a vertical plane, releasing the bomb at an angle that will compensate for the effect of gravity drop on the bomb. Similar to loft bombing; unrestricted as to altitude.


  • Opérations (Forces aériennes)
  • Manœuvres d'aéronefs


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