A-10 Enhanced Wing Assembly replacement program ends
The final A-10 to get new wings under the A-10 Enhanced Wing Assembly replacement program has rolled out of Ogden Air Logistics Complex.
Lt. Col. Ryan Richardson, 514th Flight Test Squadron commander and A-10 test pilot, takes off during a functional check flight of an A-10 Thunderbolt II, tail no. 80-0252, at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, July 25, 2019. The aircraft was the last of 173 A-10s to receive new wings under the Enhanced Wing Assembly program to extend the flying service life of the fleet. (U.S. Air Force photo by Alex R. Lloyd)
#80-0252 was the last of the 173 aircraft that received new wings that can last for up to 10,000 equivalent flight hours.
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