Technicians at Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz., are adding steel straps and stronger fittings to the wings of some A-10s to keep them flying while USAF pursues a wing replacement program for 242 thin-skinned Warthogs. The work being done by the 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group will help sustain the Warthogs for another 8,000 flying hours. Here, 309th AMARG aircraft mechanics work on upgrades to the wings of A-10s Dec. 17, 2009.
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