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Old September 11th, 2013, 09:04 PM
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Originally Posted by SpaceBadger View Post
Sniper-platform: I'm no combat sniper, but I am a pretty good target shooter, and I think an aircraft of any kind would make a pretty crappy sniper platform, unless it had some way of holding perfectly still in mid-air, and no vehicles IMTU have that magic power.
It takes a skilled pilot and a skilled sniper to take shots from a helicopter but can be done.

If you have something like this (RL available today), it is done very easily
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