U.S. troops deployed three known A-10 tank killer attack aircraft (Figure)
June 3 in South Korea Osan American military base in the new A-10 attack aircraft
Global Network reporter Song Wei Gang reported Yonhap, 16 March reported that U.S. troops recently deployed in South Korea, Osan base three new A-10 attack aircraft.
known as “tank killer” A-10 attack aircraft that can fly at low altitude of 100 meters, and can attack ground targets such as tanks and armored vehicles. Therefore, the Korean peninsula in the defense and deterrence against North Korea, which play a central role.
the deployment of the A-10C with the new data transmitter, flight computers, pilot seat, and upgraded fire control and electronic warfare defense systems. At the same time, you can also load the Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM) and other sophisticated combat equipment, have a stronger attacking firepower.
Currently, the USFK has a total of 20 aircraft A-10 attack aircraft, and the new deployment is to upgrade the A-10 attack aircraft.