18.Place the launch reticle over the target marker and Fire! (Space bar key).
19.Good hit on the target! Locking up the next target Fire!
21.Press RSHIFT + O to turn off the laser. The laser will now begin its cooling cycle, indicated by the flashing Л (Russian L) on the HUD.
22.When the cooling cycle is complete and the laser can be used again, the Л (Russian L) cue on the HUD disappears.
23.Pressing the D key will select the S-25L missile.
24.Our next target is a ship.
Large targets, such as structures or ships can still be locked by the Shkval by increasing the targeting box size to its maximum setting.
To do this, set the targeting box size to 60 m.
25.Lining up on our next target
26.Engaging the Attitude Hold autopilot channel by pressing LALT + 1.
27.Lets adjust your attitude. Press and hold LALT + ~ to temporarily disengage the autopilot. While holding down this key combination, adjust the roll and pitch as desired. Now re-engage the autopilot by releasing the LALT + ~ keys.
The autopilot will now hold the last set attitude.
28.Search for and lock the target using the Shkval. When a valid lock is present and a weapon has been selected, a time count-down will be displayed on the TV monitor indicating the missile's remaining time-of-flight. If multiples missiles have been fired, the timer will indicate the flight time of the last missile fired.
29.The range scale on the HUD includes the following information:
-current range to target
-maximum firing range
-and minimum firing range
For an effective engagement, the range should be between the maximum and minimum range indications.
30.Activating the laser.
31.The flashing ПР Launch Authorized cue on the HUD indicates that we are within firing range, but the target is too far off the nose. We need to bring the nose closer to the target. When the LA cue stops flashing and remains solid, we will be within all firing parameters.
32.Good hit on target!
Press LALT + 9 to disengage the autopilot.
33.The laser has shut down automatically to prevent overheating. While the laser is cooling, the Л (Russian L) cue on the HUD will blink. Once the cooling cycle is complete, the Л (Russian L) cue will turn off and the laser can be activated again. If necessary, the laser can be force-activated before finishing the cooling cycle. To do so, quickly press RShift + O 5 times.
34.As you can see, the Su-25T is armed with powerful and precise guided missiles, which allow it to effectively engage any target from a car to a large ship.
35.You can now practice using guided missiles by engaging the remaining ships. Press the ESC key to take over control or exit the mission.