Like Fighters, they can only operate near an Aircraft Carrier or Zeppelin and can only fly above y-level 62. They also cannot fly over unfriendly claimed land, although they can still fire torpedoes into it during sieges.
Direct Control Mode provides superior maneuverability to manual movement while flying.
/dcto toggle Direct Control Mode and begin cruising.
S) to pitch the plane upwards.
W) to pitch the plane downwards.
A) to strafe to the left.
D) to strafe to the right.
F) to rotate clockwise
Q) to rotate anti-clockwise.
Block requirements and limitations:
You can also calculate these block requirements and limitations in-game by using
/craftcalc Bomber (block size).
You can also view these Allowed Blocks in-game by using
|Chest||Coal Block||Comparator||Cracked Nether Bricks||Crafting Table||Daylight Detector||Door|
|Dropper||End Stone Bricks||Fence||Fence Gate||Fire||Fletching Table||Furnace|
|Glass||Glass Pane||Grindstone||Honey Block||Iron Bars||Ladder||Lantern|
|Lectern||Lever||Lightning Rod||Loom||Nether Bricks||Note Block||Observer|
|Polished Andesite||Polished Blackstone||Polished Blackstone Bricks (all)||Polished Granite||Pressure Plate (all)||Prismarine Bricks||Quartz Bricks|
|Red Nether Bricks||Redstone||Redstone Block||Redstone Lamp||Redstone Torch||Repeater||Scaffolding|
|Sign||Slab||Slime Block||Soul Campfire||Soul Lantern||Soul Torch||Stairs|
|Sticky Piston||Stone Bricks (all)||Torch||Trapdoor||Trapped Chest||Wall||Wool|
Bombers can only move under the following conditions:
Turrets are also forbidden on the Bomber.
To pilot a Bomber, you may use the command
/pilot Bomber while standing on an eligible Bomber. Alternatively, you may right click a sign on the craft that has
Bomber written on the first line.
Piloting a Bomber increases your render distance to 10 chunks maximum, until you release the craft.
The Bomber can fly no higher than 100 blocks above ground.
Bombers can form a squadron, allowing one pilot to control multiple planes at once. Click here for more information on squadrons.
This craft is fueled by Coal, Charcoal, Blocks of Coal, and Blocks of Charcoal placed inside an on-board Furnace.