5 inches Feed Colt submachine gun pattern
detachable box Weight 6.
The basic gun pattern
for a helicopter is shaped like a racetrack.
I finally hit guns at the beginning of my second week, and by mid-stage, I was feeling very confident of my progress through the gun pattern.
After finishing the gun pattern, I was coming back to home base in a two-plane formation.
The gun pattern went all right, but as we came back to El Centro and started our descent for the initial, I felt pain in my left forehead--like the day before but more severe.
My insistence to complete the mission and finally get the gun pattern under my belt could have been disastrous had mechanical reversion occurred after my pull to the high-reversal position.
I had the fortune, or misfortune--depending on how you look at it--to miss the gun pattern, CQ and the rest of the T-2 program because of maintenance downings and delays in the pipeline.
We worked a 15-degree gun pattern
, with mild maneuvering and no more than 5 Gs.
His gun patterns
at 60/40 and even if it looks like he spot-shoots the first target, he doesn't.