One thing is clear, the A-10 Thunderbolt will be sorely missed once it gets replaced. It iswithout a doubt one of the most popular military aircraft ever. The Warthogs have been in every story about military aircraft that have ever been worth listening to. With a main role of providing close air support, the Warthogs are one of the most resilient and dependable military aircraft ever built.
Here A-10 Thunderbolts from the 442nd Fighter Wing, an Air Force Reserve Unit at Whiteman AFB, Missouri land and take off from Jagala Highway, in northern Estonia. The A-10 Warthogs were guided by a Combat Controller from 321st Special Tactics Squadron on the highway below. This aircraft is everywhere!