Northrup Grumman

Wingspan57 feet 6 inches
Length53 feet 4 inches
Height14 feet 8 iches
PowerTwo General Electric TF34-GE-1 00 turbofans
Speed420 MPH

The A-10 Thunderbolt II, affectionately nicknamed “The Warthog,” was developed for the United States Air Force by the Fairchild Republic Company, now a part of Northrop Grumman Corporation Aerospace Systems Eastern Region located in Bethpage NY and St. Augustine FL. Following in the footsteps of the legendary P-47 Thunderbolt, the A10 Thunderbolt is a Close Air Support aircraft, rugged and survivable, to protect combat troops on the ground.