Aerial warfare has evolved. So have you. As a member of the ultra-secret H.A.W.X. 2 squadron, you are one of the chosen few, one of the truly elite. You will use finely honed reflexes, bleeding-edge technology and ultra-sophisticated aircraft - their existence denied by many governments - to dominate the skies.
You will do so by mastering every nuance of the world's finest combat aircraft. You will slip into enemy territory undetected, deliver a crippling blow and escape before he can summon a response. You will use your superior technology to decimate the enemy from afar, then draw him in close for a pulse-pounding dogfight. And you will use your steel nerve to successfully execute night raids, aerial refueling and more.
You will do all this with professionalism, skill and consummate lethality. Because you are a member of H.A.W.X. 2 and you are one of the finest military aviators the world has ever known.
- DEVASTATE YOUR ENEMIES WITH PROTOTYPE TECHNOLOGYUse all your skills to command an astonishing array of cutting-edge technology and overwhelming firepower, delivered by tomorrow's finest combat aircraft. From the F-35's vectored thrust capability to the ultra-secret Enhanced Reality System, you'll light up the skies with a suite of experimental technology available only to a chosen few.
- AIR WARFARE BROUGHT TO THE NEXT LEVELFly as an elite tactical aviator: Go head-to-head in close-range dogfights. Take off and land on bases and carriers. Sweat through night precision bombing. Track your targets using silent UAV's then strike from above. Use air-to-air refueling in the middle of missions, and more.
- GET UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL WITH THE WAR OF TOMORROWSee the enemy's canopy shatter as your cannon shreds his aircraft. Feel the thundering impact of your laser-guided bombs as you roar close overhead. War may not be pretty, but it sure looks impressive.
- PROVE YOUR METTLE ABOVE THE WORLD'S MOST FAMOUS LOCATIONSFrom Moscow to the Persian Gulf, from the Arctic Circle to the Indian Ocean, actual high-resolution GeoEye commercial satellite imagery ensures an astonishing degree of realism.