Four Key US Senators Sign Letter In Full Support Of The A-10 Warthog

Senators McCain, Ayotte, Graham, and Chambliss have all signed a letter rebuffing the USAF's recent claims that the A-10 must be retired in order to provide enough maintainers for the struggling F-35 program. In addition, it is clear that a defense spending bill (NDAA) will not make it to the President's desk with the… » 11/14/14 5:35pm 11/14/14 5:35pm

Republican Power Gain Could Save The A-10 Warthog's Bacon

As pundits, analysts and the blogosophere attempt to predict all the ways in which the midterm elections have changed the political landscape in Washington, it doesn't take a political scientist to realize that the A-10 Warthog's future now looks much brighter than it did on November 3rd. » 11/08/14 3:01pm 11/08/14 3:01pm

The USAF's Much Maligned A-10 Warthogs Are Deploying To Fight ISIS

After making its absurd case for retiring the most capable counter-insurgency and close air support platform in existence, the USAF is deploying the Warthog back to Iraq. The Indiana Air National Guard's 122nd FS will be taking the 'Hog on an unprecedentedly large and long deployment to Arabian Peninsula this October… » 10/02/14 3:01pm 10/02/14 3:01pm

Fighting an Enzo: Ascari Set to Debut A10 Supercar

Last year, British supercar builder, Ascari revealed its Ferrari Enzo FXX fighter, the 625 hp A10 — a track-day toy that, unlike the FXX, is street legal. Now, the $600,000 A10's making its grand entrance at the UK's MPH show this month. With a claimed zero-to-60 time of 2.8 seconds — and to 100 mph in just over… » 10/25/06 8:53am 10/25/06 8:53am

Not Unbeatable? Audi R10 Loses to Harrier Jump-Jet

It may have a reputation of being unbeatable — having aced the 24 heure du mons this year — but a Harrier jump-jet made quick work of the diesel-powered Audi R10, yesterday. On an RAF base in blighty, Scotsman Allan McNish, piloting the R10, demonstrated the R10 greater thrust off the line, beating the jet to 150… » 7/10/06 10:06am 7/10/06 10:06am