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A-10 Thunderbolt II
 
Latest update: September 2017

Company: Fairchild Republic
 
Abbr.: Order and inventory status information: Abbr.: Order and inventory status information:
       
Order. No. of aircraft ordered. WFU No. of aircraft Withdrawn From Use.
Opt. No. of aircraft options. Sold No. of aircraft sold to another country.
Opp. No. of possible aircraft sales. Oth. D. No. of aircraft bought from another country.
Canc. No. of aircraft ordered cancelled. LS↓ No. of aircraft leased from another country.
Del. No. of aircraft delivered. LS ↑ No. of aircraft leased to another country.
On Or. No. of aircraft to be delivered. Act. No. of aircraft operational.
W/O No. of aircraft Written Off (crashed).    
       
Lease: When the no. of aircraft LS↓ and LS ↑ are equal the leased aircraft have been returned to the owner.

 
Order and production overview - aircraft totals
 
Country Order. Opt. Opp. Canc. Del. On Or. W/O WFU Sold Oth.D. LS↓ LS ↑ Act.
USA 704       704 0 106 312         286
Total 704       704 0 106 312         286
 
Comment(s):

 
Order and production overview - aircraft detailed
 
Country Aircraft Order. Opt. Opp. Canc. Del. On Or. W/O WFU Sold Oth.D. LS↓ LS ↑ Act.
USA A-10A 299       299 0 84 215         0
  A-10C 341       341 0 5 50         286
  OA-10A 56       56 0 15 41         0
  YA-10A 7       7 0 2 5         0
  YA-10B 1       1 0   1         0
Total   704       704 0 106 312         286
 
Comment(s):

Aircraft Comment                      
                           
YA-10A: A-10 test and development aircraft.  
YA-10B: Only produced two-seat A-10.  
A-10C: Updated A-10A.  
OA-10A: Administrative' aircraft type designation.  
                           

The sole YA-10B (73-1664) should be preserved at Edwards AFB, California.

A-10As and OA-10As which were not upgraded to A-10C were flown to Davis-Monthan AFB, Arizona and stored by the 309th AMARG (previously known as AMARC).
 
USAF current operators
 
Squadron Wing Aircraft Tailcode AFB State / Country Command
25th FS 51st FW A-10C OS Osan AB South Korea PACAF
40th FLTS 96th TW A-10C ET Eglin AFB Florida AFMC
47th FS 944th FW A-10C DP Davis-Monthan AFB Arizona AFRC
66th WPS 57th WG A-10C WA Nellis AFB New Mexico ACC
74th FS 23rd WG A-10C FT Moody AFB Georgia ACC
75th FS 23rd WG A-10C FT Moody AFB Georgia ACC
104th FS 175th WG A-10C MD Baltimore / Martin State AP Maryland ANG
107th FS 127th WG A-10C MI Selfridge ANGB Michigan ANG
163rd FS 122nd FW A-10C IN Fort Wayne Indiana ANG
190th FS 124th WG A-10C ID Boise ID Idaho ANG
303rd FS 442nd FW A-10C KC Whiteman AFB Missouri AFRC
354th FS 355th FW A-10C DM Davis-Monthan AFB Arizona ACC
357th FS 355th FW A-10C DM Davis-Monthan AFB Arizona ACC
422th TES 57th WG A-10C OT Nellis AFB New Mexico ACC

Following the end of the cold war several squadrons / wings were disbanded either transferring its aircraft to other squadrons or flying them to Davis-Monthan to enter storage.

Depending on sponsoring by Air Combat Command the West Coast A-10 Demonstration Team assigned to the 355th FW can perform at air shows. In 2011 the team visited RIAT held ar RAF Fairford, UK borrowing two A-10Cs from the 52nd FW based at Spangdahlem, Germany.
 
Photo gallery
 
Two A-10As assigned to 355th FS / 354th FW "AK" returning totheir homebase Eielson AFB, AK in 2004. One of two A-10Cs assigned to 354th FS / 355th FW "DM" photographed at Schiphol, Netherlands in 2015. One of four 81st FS / 52nd FW "SP" A-10Cs performing overshoots during the Gilze-Rijen spottersday in 2012.
     
     
One of four 81st FS / 52nd FW "SP" A-10Cs performing overshoots during the Gilze-Rijen spottersday in 2012.    One of four 81st FS / 52nd FW "SP" A-10Cs performing overshoots during the Gilze-Rijen spottersday in 2012.  
     
     
     
A-10 demonstration by the 355th FW West Coast demo team during RIAT 2011 at RAF Fairford, United Kingdom.
 
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