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Bozkashi Jones19 Jan 2023 3:52 a.m. PST

Just in case anyone's interested, the 70th anniversary of the Cold War dogfight between the USAF and the Czech Air Force coming up in March. If you have a coupe of spare F-84s and MiG-15s knocking about you can recreate it easily – if you have a couple of spare F-86s then you can also play a 'what-if' rematch for when the US replaced the F-84s later the same year.

I've written a short article with the background and how I put the two games in a mini-campaign; it's available free of charge on Wargames Vault, here:

When I played it I was the Americans, and I got my backside kicked! You can see my play through on the blog: link

mjkerner Supporting Member of TMP19 Jan 2023 9:00 a.m. PST

Looks interesting, but link set "URL not found". Btw, I'll be turning 70 this year, so grew up in the Cold War Era, but never heard of this tussle.

Andrew Walters19 Jan 2023 10:05 a.m. PST

Broken link.

Andrew Walters19 Jan 2023 10:06 a.m. PST

This works:

Andrew Walters19 Jan 2023 10:07 a.m. PST

If anyone is wondering what system this is for…

" free two-game mini-campaign for Wings at War"

Andrew Walters19 Jan 2023 10:11 a.m. PST

This is a great product!

Good looking, lots of background info, flexible. I hope I can give it a try soon!

Bozkashi Jones20 Jan 2023 4:06 a.m. PST

Apologies for the broken link.

Andrew – thanks for posting the correct link and I hope you enjoy the scenario.


colkitto21 Jan 2023 12:23 p.m. PST

What a fabulous little package! I was not aware of having even a smidgeon of interest in this sort of thing, but now that you have done practically everything to eradicate even the smallest excuse for inertia – planes and decals more or less handed up on a plate, forsooth – and have made it look such fun, it's going to be really hard not to send off a couple of orders and then … Curse you, Jones …

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