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.
This information is from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Click here to read the full article.
Years Manufactured: 1972 - 1984
Platform Type: Fixed Wing, Combat
Initial Maker: Fairchild-Republic
Final Maker: Fairchild-Republic