FSX Sink U-199 Mission
Sink U-199. 31 July 1943 early morning, a USN Martin PBM-3C Mariner from the VP-74 squadron, based in Rio de Janeiro, located and attacked the U-199. The U-boat was damaged but was not sunk and kept firing chaotically at the American aircraft. Brazilian defences were alerted and a Brazilian Hu...
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Sink U-199. 31 July 1943 early morning, a USN Martin PBM-3C Mariner from the VP-74 squadron, based in Rio de Janeiro, located and attacked the U-199. The U-boat was damaged but was not sunk and kept firing chaotically at the American aircraft. Brazilian defences were alerted and a Brazilian Hudson, crew of Sergio Candido Schnoor soon took off from Rio de Janeiro. It attacked the U-199 with two Mk. 17 bombs which fell short of the U-boat, in a second run Schnoor started to shoot U-199 with nose guns and this had the effect to kill some German crewmen on the tower. Soon another Brazilian aircraft, the crew of Alberto Martins Torres which was flying nearby, came to help, as Schnoor did not have other bombs and besides the U-boat still kept firing at every aircraft found on their way. Torres bombed the U-199 with Mk 44 bombs and the U-199 finally, after a long battle, began to sink. This particular aircraft was later named Arara, in honor of the crew of the ship of the same name which had been sunk in 17 August 1942 by U-507, while tried to rescue the sailors of Brazilian ship "Itagiba" which earlier was sunk by U-507. This is the real story. Now you have the chance to find U-199 and also rescue sailors from a torpedoed ship off the coast of Brazil... By Gera Godoy Canova.
Sink U-199 Mission.
1) PLACE .BGL FILES in your FSX/Addon Scenery/Scenery Directory
2) Place .BMP files in FSX/Addon Scenery/Texture Directory
3) Place FLIGHT " U-199" in your C:\Documents and Settings\YOUR NAME\My Documents\Flight Simulator X Files
Start FSX and files will be activated reday to go....
Load Flight U-199 and start the adventure......First fly the daily route taking supplies and personnel to the airfields as indicated in the ---SUB-BRAZIL ROUTE MAP-- START SEARCHING FOR SUB WHILE FLYING NEAR " Sao Francisco " on the return trip to SBFL on the COAST PATROL ROUTE......(USE ROUTE MAP FOR ALL FLIGHTS)
You must also launch a rescue plane to the TORPEDOED SHIP near " Cananeia" North of SSPG.....
Enjoy the Flights....
Sink U-199 Mission.
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|DUCK FINDS IT.jpg||11.05.10||272.98 kB|
|READ ME FIRST.txt||11.05.10||2.02 kB|
|SUB-BRAZIL ROUTE MAP.jpg||11.05.10||260.75 kB|
|Go to Fly Away Simulation.url||01.22.16||52 B|
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