Banjoman, all this patience could be for nothing if you get shot down. It's better to do the shooting than being shot at. I would bother Hauptman von Schoenebeck some more if I were you. On the other hand ... don't be too hasty. I bullet hole in those Fokkers and you're going down.
"Take the cylinder out of my kidneys, The connecting rod out of my brain, my brain, From out of my arse take the camshaft, And assemble the engine again."