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127th Wing Photos

A-10 Weapon Load

Staff Sgt. Jeremy Wesley, 127th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, loads ammunition into an A-10 Thunderbolt II’s GAU-8 Avenger system. The 30mm Gatling gun is among the most distinctive features of the A-10. The gun is capable of firing up to 70 rounds per second. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by SSgt. Samara Taylor)

PHOTO BY: SSgt. Samara Taylor
VIRIN: 140412-Z-YW189-020.JPG
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