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This Plane May Have Saved More US Troops Than Any Other In The World

I love these planes as they always landed at Loring at night.Reminded me of a red eyed frog.While the A-10 is called in for spot rescues — it's overarching mission is to spread that destruction more widely and 'soften' enemy strongholds so ground troops can move in

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This Plane May Have Saved More US Troops Than Any Other In The World

The phrase 'Go Ugly Early' is not some off-color nightlife advice, but a reference to calling in the A-10 before you're getting your butt handed to you be the enemy

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This Plane May Have Saved More US Troops Than Any Other In The World

What the 'Hog' lacks in pretty lines and smooth curves it makes up for in sheer determination and toughness and may suffer extreme damage while still holding to the skies

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Here's a close look at the GAU-8 Avenger Gatling gun mounted to the nose of the plane — it's so powerful that for years rumors insisted the firing weapon actually slowed the 'Hogs' air speed

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The A-10 Thunderbolt II was introduced to service in the disco-driven year of 1977 — two years after Vietnam officially ended

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KC135 all the equipment in front of plane i worked on I was AGE mech there in 1980

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B52 water assisted take off. I remember the lulling sounds of the water heating of engines at night. I was AGE

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Veteran Population - NATIONAL CENTER FOR VETERANS ANALYSIS AND STATISTICS if you roll your mouse over this map on site you will see the veteran population in your state in 2010 newest stat available.

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