The US Air Force 122nd Fighter Wing has deployed eight A-10 Thunderbolt IIs and about 140 Airmen in Slovakia for a month-long combined training event in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve. The Airmen will conduct training and familiarization events alongside Slovak Armed Forces, a NATO ally.
|An A-10 Thunderbolt II from the 122nd Fighter Wing at Fort Wayne Air Station, Ind., taxies after landing at Sliač Air Base, Slovakia, July 8, 2016. (Credit: US Air National Guard/Staff Sgt. William Hopper)|