The A-10 Thunderbolt II is an American single-seat, twin-engine jet aircraft developed by Fairchild-Republic for the United States Air Force to provide close air support (CAS) of ground forces by attacking tanks, armoured vehicles, and other ground targets, also providing a limited air interdiction role. It is the first U.S. Air Force aircraft designed exclusively for close air support.
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Manufacture Range: 1972 - 1984
Platform Type: Fixed Wing, Combat
Initial Maker: Fairchild-Republic
Current Final Maker: Fairchild-Republic