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F-16 Combat Pilot (Atari ST)

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Description

True to the aircraft’s flexibility, you pilot the F-16 in assignments as diverse as dogfights, bombing raids or reconnaissance missions. It is up to you to plan your flight route by setting waypoints on the tactical map prior to take-off; you can also (but need not) select the armament of your plane. When you have accumulated enough flight experience, you may command entire squadrons in the fictional Operation Conquest campaign, a simple simulation of an entire war theater that already hinted at what would later become DI’s Virtual Battlefield.

F-16 Combat Pilot allows multiplayer duels via modem or serial link.

Screenshots

F-16 Combat Pilot Atari ST I crashed
F-16 Combat Pilot Atari ST Main menu
F-16 Combat Pilot Atari ST Weapon info
F-16 Combat Pilot Atari ST Weather factors

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The Press Says

Atari ST User May, 1992 93 out of 100 93
Joker Verlag präsentiert: Sonderheft 1990 84 out of 100 84
Power Play Jun, 1989 84 out of 100 84
Atari ST User Jul, 1989 8 out of 10 80

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anyone have this game????? 1 James Stephens
Jun 30, 2007

Trivia

Media

The DOS release of the game contains 3 disks, but installation requires only two of the three.

Use Disk 1 plus either Disk 2 or 3, depending upon which graphics you need. Disk 2 is for EGA and Tandy graphics, while Disk 3 is for CGA & Monochrome.

Awards

  • European Computer Leisure Awards
    • 1990 - Best Flight Simulator
  • Power Play
    • Issue 01/1990 - #3 Best Simulation in 1989
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Martin Smith (63162) added F-16 Combat Pilot (Atari ST) on Jun 19, 2004
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