(See Radar Warning Receiver: pg.21)
(See Controls: pg. 8)
---The Take Off---
In most of the missions you will start off on the runway. Taking off is
simple: Give the A-10 full throttle, and pull back on the stick. When you
have enough speed, you'll lift off. With less than full throttle, you may run
out of runway. Even this is rarely fatal. Recently an A-10 of the 81st
Tactical Fighter Wing missed its takeoff and crashed into a beet field. The
A-10 sustained very little damage.
It is not necessary to land in A-10 Tank Killer. You may quit at any time by
pressing Q. This will end the mission and return you to base safely.
If you want to experience a landing, here's how. Line up about 4000 meters
from the runway, flying in parallel toward the runway. Use the rudder to make
small adjustments to your heading to get lined up exactly. Bring your
throttle down to 4. Come to an altitude of about 100 feet and guide the A-10
in. Your copilot will automatically drop the flaps and landing gear for you.
Once you set down, bring throttle down to 1.
If you land, and the mission isn't over you'll want to take off again. To do
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