A-10


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A-10Thunderbolt II
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"Welsh seems to be giving the future CAS concept lip service so that he can kill the A-10 by saying a replacement is in the pipeline--a replacement with no program and no funding," Aaron, a reader said in reaction to the "flying Coke machine" story.
Following up on (https://www.fool.com/investing/2019/06/23/good-news-for-boeing-and-northrop-a-10-warthogs-wi.aspx) the Senate's instruction  to "maintain air superiority" by "encouraging the ongoing modernization of the A-10 fleet through fiscal year 2030 to continue providing unmatched airpower," the Pentagon last week (https://twitter.com/RichSmithFool/status/1164283588008980482) awarded Boeing a $999 million contract  to supply up to 112 new wing assemblies for the aircraft  nicknamed the "Warthog."   
'Boeing is honored to be selected to continue as the A-10 Thunderbolt II wing kit contractor,' said Pam Valdez, vice president of Air Force Services for Boeing Global Services.
"Our established supply base, experience with the A-10 structures, and our in-depth knowledge of the US Air Force's requirements will help us deliver high-quality wings to meet the customer's critical need."
Redundant control surfaces and hydraulic systems combined with titanium armor protecting the pilot, control systems and ammunition make the A-10 highly survivable in combat.
"For a 14-year-old kid who built a model kit of the then-new A-10 and thought about how cool it must be to actually fly one of those, it's been a dream come true."
The A-10 weapons system has been the cornerstone of the Air Force's commitment to support the Army since it was introduced in the 1970s.
Since budget constraints are the leading reason for retiring the A-10 in favor of multirole platforms, factoring actual CPFHs will reveal the more cost-effective option.
The all-new A-10 and A-10i crunch everything Moultrie owners love about the best-selling A-5 into an even better and smaller camera.
The F-35 will also face another challenge as it goes up against the popular A-10 Thunderbolt II in a test to determine which plane is better at close-air support.
Customers purchasing an M-15 or A-10 from a dealer between October 1 and December 31 are eligible for this promotion.
WASHINGTON (CyHAN)- United States of America Defence Ministry (Pentagon) shared the photos of A-10 air jets, which were deployed to yncirlik air base in southern province of Turkey on Thursday.