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TG-88 Trident

10.0k toxicgamer88  1.4 years ago
Auto Credit Based on mikoyanster's Naval Attack Challenge

First of all a big thank you to ChiChiWerx for his advice on the flight model

           Inspired by Tom Clancys novel  The hunt for Red October

History

  • The T-88 Trident is a naval attacker similar to the Fairchilds Republic A-10 Thunderbolt designed and developed by the Greek aircraft manufacturer company EAB (Hellenic Aerospace Industry). Its history is connected with the need for a ship destroyer by the Greek Navy. After aborted efforts including licenced Mirage 2000 variants and other attempted improvements and joint developments, EAB worked entirely on its own, on a new design according to the specifications given at the time by the Hellenic Airforce. The resulting plane named 'Trident' was officially introduced at the Defendory Arms Exhibition in Athens in 2008. It features a SNECMA M53-P2 turbofan engine, 30 mm EBO rottary cannon 3 countermeasure launchers and the ability to carry 2 HSC-1 Macedon plus 2 AA Missiles. 8 of the 50 planes in service are modified with folding wing systems in order to be able to operate from NATO aircraft carriers.

Feautures

  • Detailed Cockpit view
  • Custom elevons
  • Custom Gear
  • The rotarry cannon has realistic specs (based on GAU-8)
  • Acceptable flight performance
  • Custom anti-ship missiles

Controls

  • Take off speed - 340 kph
  • AG-1 Drop payload
  • AG-2 Arresting hook
  • AG-4 Fold wings
  • Trim-Trim
  • VTOL does nothing i dont why the slider is there

Armament

  • 2x HSC-1 Macedon
  • 30 mm EBO rottary cannon
  • abillity to hold 2 more missiles

some personal notes
Well this is probably my last build for the next 6 months and so i wanted to make it special. Unfortunately i dont have the time to make it look and function better since i have to solely focus on my studies for the final exams in june which will determine my real life career path.

There is some short of a bug that make the plane suddenly roll violently without reasom. hope thats my computers fault

Feedback of every kind is welcome

Spotlights

General Characteristics

  • Predecessor Naval Attack Challenge
  • Created On Windows
  • Wingspan 34.3ft (10.4m)
  • Length 46.2ft (14.1m)
  • Height 12.2ft (3.7m)
  • Empty Weight 13,805lbs (6,262kg)
  • Loaded Weight 24,712lbs (11,209kg)

Performance

  • Power/Weight Ratio 6.138
  • Wing Loading 58.9lbs/ft2 (287.4kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 419.8ft2 (39.0m2)
  • Drag Points 2545

Parts

  • Number of Parts 499
  • Control Surfaces 4
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    10.0k toxicgamer88

    @Chickenugget cool

    1.3 years ago
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    It goes 2746018000000000000000000000 mph when crashed

    1.3 years ago
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    Very nice!

    1.4 years ago
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    82.5k Hedero

    Oh @toxicgamer88

    1.4 years ago
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    10.0k toxicgamer88

    @Hedero actually it is kinda vertically unstable in the game too

    1.4 years ago
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    82.5k Hedero

    Its nice but I would argue that this would be very vertically unstable in real life. But it looks great!

    1.4 years ago
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    I love it

    1.4 years ago
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    Woah, that some next-level thing.

    1.4 years ago
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    3,290 Subnerdica

    Cool!

    1.4 years ago
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    • Ease of maneuver # 10pt
    • Realistic model # 30pt
    • Details, paint and accesories # 10pt
    • Realistic weapons and behaviour # 18pt
    • Build quality # 20pt
    • Mission Fulfillment # 10pt
    • Fair play # 20pt

      Total 118pt

    +3 1.4 years ago
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    13.5k FlyingHueman

    Digital camouflage, one really nice custom cockpit and only around 500 parts for all that? You, sir, are a wizard.

    1.4 years ago
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    10.0k toxicgamer88

    @Shippy456 i dont quite get your comment but ok

    1.4 years ago
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    4,349 Shippy456

    This looks, almost nostalgic really, which is quite ironic.

    1.4 years ago
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    Beautiful, although the lack of tail still kinda looks uncanny.

    +1 1.4 years ago
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    9,254 Zanedavid

    Amazing work, especially on the little camo details holy cow

    1.4 years ago
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    14.2k Viper3000ad

    Nice job there. I am not so active lately, but it's nice to see Greek colours in a futuristic design. Keep up the good work

    1.4 years ago
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    10.0k toxicgamer88

    @Dimkal @Viper3000ad

    1.4 years ago
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    12.1k FeatherWing

    @toxicgamer88
    DUDE, this looks so good. Good job on the camo too :3

    +1 1.4 years ago
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    10.0k toxicgamer88

    @Thueerra thank you

    +1 1.4 years ago
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    8,312 Thueerra

    I think we might have a winner here! Awesome job and good looking aircraft!

    1.4 years ago
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    Nom nom nom
    I’d take a bite of that

    1.4 years ago
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    A very interesting aircraft, I also like the missiles.

    1.4 years ago
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    24.6k Mustang51

    Damn this thing is awesome! Lovely build man!

    +1 1.4 years ago
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    42.8k Tang0five

    Ashamedly I can’t recall. I was a kid when I read that, I think I shall read it again! @toxicgamer88

    1.4 years ago
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    10.0k toxicgamer88

    @Tang0five the part when a squadron of a 10s do a mock engangement with a kirov battlecruiser.

    1.4 years ago
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