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01 Apr 04,, 08:17
Some pix of the mighty GAU-8A of the A-10 Warthog.

01 Apr 04,, 08:18
feed mechanism

01 Apr 04,, 08:19
From the front

01 Apr 04,, 08:38
could you get them anybigger lol :Beer

28 Jun 04,, 21:16
Those are pretty cool. Thanks for sharing them.

I remember about 10 or 11 years back, when I was on Eglin AFB, they had planned to decommission the last A-10 in active duty by firing its engines on some heat plates(I can't remember what they are called, but they use them to fire AB's in testing) while parked.

Nice to see they found out they still had a purpose to serve, and do they do it well.

04 Jul 04,, 01:57
Thought I'd share a nice A-10 picture myself