Here are the REAL ACM Training Rules of Engagement

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Here are the ACM Training Rules of Engagement presented exactly as they would be during a flight brief in the fleet. Rules include the following:

– weather criteria
– altitude restrictions
– GLOC technique
– NATOPS flat spin boldface procedures
– face-to-face brief required unless waived
– always assume the other aircraft is blind
– 500-foot bubble around all aircraft
– up-sun aircraft has collision avoidance responsibility
– nose high goes high
– nose low maintain flight separation
– no blind lead turns
– no using flares during guns defense
– break off missile attacks at 9,000 feet forward quarter
– break of rear quarter gun attacks at 1,000 feet
– all aircraft must have two-way radio comms
– multi-place aircraft must have ICS
– NORDO aircraft rock wings