Angle, beneath PEGASUS, looking towards the bow.
We can see the WINGS are still tucked.
The POD is being lowered into position.
In the BG, we can see the CLOUD OF SMOKE blocking the view of the incoming flyers and the Iron Crown.
Angle inside the POD, tight, as ERICH wriggles himself, and the GUN, into position. It’s a Gatling-like affair, also steam-powered.
OTS/POV ERICH, looking down the SIGHTS of the GATLING, towards the CLOUD of SMOKE.