A-10 Thunderbolt II 1

A-10 Thunderbolt II over the Mediterranean Sea [N 1]

The Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II [N 2] is a specialised ground attack aircraft operated by the USAF.



  1. An A-10 Thunderbolt II from the 104th Fighter Wing, Barnes Municipal Airport, Westfield Mass., Massachusetts Air National Guard, banks while flying across the Mediterranean Sea en-route to a forward operating base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Mark Bucher) Source: US Air Force via Wikimedia
  2. Commonly known as the Warthog