Sliding Retirement Of A-10s Keeps Maintainers Hopping

While Congress and the U.S. Air Force spar over whether—and when—to retire the venerable A-10, the uncertainty is creating complex challenges for the men and women who keep the 40-year-old “Warthog” in fighting condition. The Air Force leans heavily on its fleet of 283 A-10s worldwide, particularly...

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