A-10 West Demo Team

It is quite unique for the A-10 West Demo Team to demonstrate the extreme capabilities of the A-10 outside of the USA and Canada. This time the crew flew in and borrowed an A-10C from Spangdahlem.

West Coast Demo Team A-10C.

Expectations are high and the commentator even adds to that, by commenting about the spectacular training on friday.

West Coast Demo Team A-10C.

The A-10C does a couple of simple fly-by’s…

West Coast Demo Team A-10C.

… and disappears to high altitude. The pilot has encountered a malfunction and is trying to solve it for a few minutes…

West Coast Demo Team A-10C.

… but has to abort the display and lands safely somewhat later. Of all airplanes here, this one has to abort. Just f…… unbelievable.

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