Dragon1 said:I know the USAF has at some point equipped ASAT missiles to F-15 fighters. Was there ever a scenario envisioned during the Cold War that would include F-15s shooting down Soviet orbital platforms, or were these missiles primarily for communications sattelites?
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That is pretty damn cool.Bandit LOAF said:That said, there's something darned romantic about a Gemini spacecraft -- if they'd ever managed Blue Gemini, that would be my winner for this contest. A Cold War scenario with pilots scrambling to their Titan II rockets to shoot down Soviet orbital missile platforms would be pretty neat.