Originally Posted by Otter
They had SAMs in BF2 and the jets would lock on and blow them up with you sitting on them from 3 miles out.
- lock on
- fly away
- turn around and fire
No chance in hell of a fair fight.
I don't think that's the kind of SAM they were talking about. He probaly means an actual radar guided SAM that has more range. It would require capture and effectively neutralize air cover until it is taken by the attacking team.
EDIT: I just realized that I replied to a 2 month old post.