Blackburn Buccaneer

Blackburn Buccaneer
Buccaneer.jpg
Type Low level tactical strike aircraft
Author(s) Vivian Meazza, AJ MacLeod
FDM YASim
--aircraft= buccaneer, buccaneer-obs, buccaneer-wingman
Status alpha v.01
Supports Dual control
Download Download the Blackburn Buccaneer aircraft package for the current stable release (2018.3).

The Blackburn Buccaneer was a British low level strike aircraft serving with the Royal Navy and the Royal Air Force. Designed and initially produced by Blackburn Aircraft in the 1950s it was later known as the Hawker Siddeley Buccaneer when Blackburn became a part of the Hawker Siddeley group. That group eventually became part of BAe, and the aircraft remainined in service into the early 1990s.

The design was carrier capable, and had two seats. It was powered by two Rolls-Royce Spey turbofan jet engines and intended for subsonic flight.

Aircraft help

Key Function
Ctrl+F Emergency flap lowering
Ctrl+I Toggle formation select menu
f/F Canopy open/close
j/k Airbrake close/open
l Select squadron marking
t Set Autotrim
T Set all trim values to 0
u/U Seat down/up
Ctrl+U Seat default
Ctrl+J Jettison drop-tanks
o/O Hook up/down
]/} Aileron droop decrease/increase
[/{ Flap decrease/increase

Observer:

Key Function
Ctrl+V View default - Observer View
q/Q Cycle remote view

Approach

  • Full flaps, aileron droop, tail flaps and airbrake
  • 145 kts IAS

Landing

  • Touchdown at 130 kts IAS

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