Scorpion

Former A-10 pilot explains why even though the Warthog is an amazing aircraft USAF doesn’t build more A-10s

Former A-10 pilot explains why even though the Warthog is an amazing aircraft USAF doesn’t build more A-10s

‘Building more A-10 Warthog CAS aircraft would be the simple and easy, yet highly effective, solution to a vexing problem… Read More

2 years ago

A-29 AND AT-6 SHORTLISTED FOR OA-X, SCORPION REJECTED

The news comes as a blow for joint venture Textron AirLand’s five-year-old campaign to win the endorsement of the USAF… Read More

6 years ago

USAF INTEGRATES AGILEPOD ON SCORPION LIGHT ATTACK AIRCRAFT

The test focused only on demonstrating the speed of integrating the AgilePod on the Scorpion with short notice. Airworthiness, ground… Read More

6 years ago

EDWARDS TEST PILOTS FLY EXPERIMENTAL LIGHT ATTACK AIRCRAFT AT OA-X “COMPETITION”

The missions flown during OA-X include close air support (CAS), air interdiction (AI), combat search and rescue (CSAR) and strike… Read More

7 years ago

SOME INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT OA-X “COMPETITION” CURRENTLY UNDERWAY AT HOLLOMAN AFB

During the month long experiment, Air Force pilots are flying basic surface attack missions in Textron Aviation’s AT-6 Wolverine turboprop… Read More

7 years ago

U.S. AIR FORCE RESETS A-10 WARTHOG EARLIEST RETIREMENT DATE TO 2021

USAF resets A-10 earliest retirement date As reported by Military.com, on Feb. 08, 2017 the U.S. Air Force (USAF) revealed… Read More

7 years ago

THE U.S. AIR FORCE COULD SOON PROCURE LIGHT ATTACK AIRCRAFT TO COMPLEMENT ITS A-10 THUNDERBOLT II FLEET IN CAS MISSION

USAF to look for low-cost light attack aircraft Speaking at the American Enterprise Institute, Washington, D.C., on Jan. 18, U.S. Air… Read More

7 years ago

Scorpion Tactical Jet has successfully completed its first weapons exercise

Scorpion successfully completed its first weapons exercise On Oct. 19, 2016 Textron AirLand announced that, while operating from Holloman Air… Read More

8 years ago