Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II Combat Footage – Amazing Missile

The Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II (a10 warthog in combat) is the first Air Force aircraft specially designed for close air support of ground forces. They are simple, effective and survivable twin-engine jet aircraft that can be used against all ground targets, including tanks and other armored vehicles.

The A-10 Thunderbolt II has excellent maneuverability at low air speeds and altitude, and is a highly accurate and survivable weapons-delivery platform. (a10 warthog in combat)

Top speed: 439 mph
Introduced: March 1977
Wingspan: 58′ 0″
Weight: 24,960 lbs
Unit cost: 11,800,000–11,800,000 USD (1994)
Engine type: General Electric TF34
Manufacturer: Fairchild Aircraft