Operation Enduring Freedom

A-10 driver remembers a memorable BRRRRRTTTTTTT Run performed during Operation Enduring Freedom

A-10 driver remembers a memorable BRRRRRTTTTTTT Run performed during Operation Enduring Freedom

"The truck was obliterated, who knows how much ordnance had been on it? The funny thing was that while my… Read More

5 years ago

The unknown story of an A-10 CAS mission performed to support Special Forces deployed in Afghanistan

Just as the A-10s and the helicopters were returning to base, the Special Forces men discovered that they had forgotten… Read More

6 years ago

The unknown story of an A-10 Sandy mission flown during OEF to cover an ejected Mirage 2000D aircrew

“I flew over the town real low to kind of tell them that ‘we are here and stay away’. I… Read More

6 years ago

That time a U.S. Navy F/A-18 Hornet landed safely with a KC-10 refueling basket stuck in its refueling probe

The refueling basket became disconnected from a USAF KC-10 during an air-to-air refueling mission, shattering the Hornet’s canopy Taken on… Read More

6 years ago

THE STORY OF THE A-10 WARTHOG THAT LANDED SAFELY WITH A HOLE IN THE COWLING OF ONE OF ITS ENGINES

"As I let off the trigger on my second pass, I saw that the master caution light had started flashing.… Read More

6 years ago

FORMER MARINE RELIVES SEPTEMBER 2012 RAID ON CAMP BASTION

"We heard the first explosion, then a second and then a third. The Taleban was on base and we were… Read More

6 years ago