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AI know where I am after detonation of satchel
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Situation: about 2.30 AM in deep night I detonate satchel. From now on all AI infrantry acts like they would know where I am. Despite darkness and lack of NVG they open fire from crazy distances. Also if detonation was on the other side of the hill and I pass the ridge to their area. They don't chase me, they just imediately locate me when I am in their influence area and line of sight is relatively clean.
Important thing is I play using RHS, CUP terrain and JSRS island. I am aware mods can make some mess, but I also remember similar bug from the past and it was fixed (I am not sure it was in Arma 3 or Arma 2 - first time this bug was connected with armoured vehicles).


Operating System
Windows 7
AI Spotting / Detection
Steps To Reproduce

Choose some special force character or any other who have sachel charge.
Put the patrol in the vicinity (about 300 m) at night.
Detonate satchel. Try to enter to the area of AI presence (but be far from them).
They sould open fire.

Additional Information

A3 version:

Event Timeline

kromka created this task.May 12 2020, 1:46 AM
LouMontana added a subscriber: LouMontana.EditedSat, Nov 14, 3:44 PM

Added a (vanilla) repro :

  • place a charge (you will be teleported after that)
  • trigger it - see the AI rotating quite quickly

Behaviour is indeed different between being concealed and being "exposed", but it is not an instant reveal either.