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Old 11-11-2009, 08:31 AM
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Who has experience working with ATAC (I mean during SFARP, Red Flag, LFEs, etc...).
Does anyone on the forum work for them or know someone who does/has?

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Old 11-11-2009, 09:02 AM
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No experience but early on ATAC was mentioned as THE recipients for the two SU-27s imported into Rockford IL earlier this year. That seems to have fallen through with the Flankers now on various sites for sale. Got $5 mil???

I can see the Kfirs and the A-4s but the Hunter seems an odd bird in the mix unless they are using it as a low-level ingressor.
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No experience but early on ATAC was mentioned as THE recipients for the two SU-27s imported into Rockford IL earlier this year. That seems to have fallen through with the Flankers now on various sites for sale. Got $5 mil???

I can see the Kfirs and the A-4s but the Hunter seems an odd bird in the mix unless they are using it as a low-level ingressor.
This article explains the choices to some extent.

http://www.defenseindustrydaily.com/ATACs-Aerial-Opponent-Training-05344/

I've seen the Kfirs around for years - especially in Oceana, but I only recently heard of the A-4Ns used for CAS training/JTAC training. This is right up my alley. Thanks for the response III Corps.

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Originally Posted by USMCFLYR View Post
This article explains the choices to some extent.

http://www.defenseindustrydaily.com/ATACs-Aerial-Opponent-Training-05344/

I've seen the Kfirs around for years - especially in Oceana, but I only recently heard of the A-4Ns used for CAS training/JTAC training. This is right up my alley. Thanks for the response III Corps.

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Old 11-21-2009, 04:24 AM
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Originally Posted by USMCFLYR View Post
This article explains the choices to some extent.

http://www.defenseindustrydaily.com/ATACs-Aerial-Opponent-Training-05344/

I've seen the Kfirs around for years - especially in Oceana, but I only recently heard of the A-4Ns used for CAS training/JTAC training. This is right up my alley. Thanks for the response III Corps.

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Originally Posted by scrapdog View Post
I have worked for them.
Would you care to share your background and how you got on with ATAC and finally your experiences - good and bad - while you were there? Touching on the common questions of QOL, pay, types of flying, locations, etc.... might be helpful to some on APC.

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Hey, that company looks a lot like these guys based out of Williams Gateway...
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Originally Posted by USMCFLYR View Post
Would you care to share your background and how you got on with ATAC and finally your experiences - good and bad - while you were there? Touching on the common questions of QOL, pay, types of flying, locations, etc.... might be helpful to some on APC.

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What's up with the "professional red air"?
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What's up with the "professional red air"?
I've picked up a job with a company called ATAC.

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