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A-10 THUNDERBOLT

rocketman-inc: Fairchild Republic Thunderbolt II is an American single-seat, twin-engine, straight-wing jet aircraft developed by Fairchild-Republic in the early

This year's CD2 race is going to be a lot about Davis-Monthan Air Force Base and the possibility of the loss of the A-10 Warthog. Description from soaznewsx.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

How many combat planes can you count in this photo? All of them are deploying to the Middle East…

A-10s rock White Sands Missile Range On Dec. 3 and 4, A-10 Thunderbolts belonging to the 354th Fighter Squadron, from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, and the 74th Fighter Squadron, from Mood...

“ An Thunderbolt II from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., flies overhead during a training flight at White Sands Missile Range, N. The austere conditions of the missile.

Things You Didn't Know About The A-10 Thunderbolt II Warthog.

The cannon produces so much smoke it could kill a jet engine. During testing, the engines literally shut off from a lack of oxygen, so a special combustion chamber was produced to help keep em' fired up while the gun was blasting.

A-10 Thunderbolt

Pilots of three shark mouthed Thunderbolt II Warthogs of the modern Fighter Group prepare for a training mission. The group can trace it lineage back to the Flying Tigers and operations in China and retains that name and symbol to this very day.

Other nicknames are Tankbuster and Flying Gun. Basically a plane built around a cannon. LOVIN' the nose art on this one!

That which doesn't kill you makes you stronger. Except the A-10 Warthog. That will just kill you.

Best close-air ground support weapon in our arsenal. Was privileged to watch these awesome machines fly during early testing days. And go to training at Fairchild training center Long Island New York to work on them.

Fairchild-Republic A-10 "Thunderbolt"

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Months after staving off a trip to the boneyard, the embattled Thunderbolt II, known as the Warthog, is headed to the Middle East.

A-10A Thunderbolt II.

US Air Force Fairchild-Republic Thunderbolt II ("Warthog")

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