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Feeding the Avenger: Reloading the A-10’s monster Cannon

The A-10 Thunderbolt II has one of the largest cannons on any aircraft in the world. Understandably, reloading this Goliath can be it’s own monster of a task.

Dive in as we take a detailed perspective of what it looks like to reload the cannon on this legendary aircraft – the 30mm GAU-8 Avenger.

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USS Ford Aircraft Compatibility Flight Testing at Sea

Aircraft Compatibility Testing continued this week on the US Navy’s newest aircraft carrier, the USS Gerald R Ford (CVN 78).

Pre-flight checks are conducted on an EA-18G Growler
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First F-35C Delivered to USMC at Miramar

The first carrier-based variant of the F-35 Lightning II, the F-35C, was delivered to the US Marines at MCAS Miramar Tuesday. The fifth-generation stealth fighter is the first to be designed for use with catapult systems on US aircraft carriers.

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