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DON’T SEND PREMATURELY RETIRED A-10 WARTHOGS TO THE BONEYARD, GIVE THEM AWAY!

We are retiring good airframes at such an alarming rate now that stories like the one linked below have been popping up left and right. Literally business is booming at AMARG in Tucson, and they are about to get a … Read the rest of this entry

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NEWS ROUNDUP January 30th, 2011!

AS PREDICTED BY AVIATIONINTEL: 5 A-10 SQUADRONS, 2 F-16 GUARD SQUADRONS, & THE 65th AGRS Right on the money with this one, its sad to see these squadrons go. The A-10 has always been the bastard child of the USAF … Read the rest of this entry

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HERE COME THE CUTS: DoD BUDGET BLOODLETTING DETAILS EMERGE

Well today was somewhat of a grim day over at the Pentagon. The heydays of printing dollars in exchange for niche capabilities are over ladies and gentleman. So far we have been briefed on the overall concept, yet many exact … Read the rest of this entry

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