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11/16/2011 - An A-10 Thunderbolt II, close air-support aircraft, takes off from Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea Nov. 15, 2011, during Beverly Bulldog 11-03, a peninsula-wide operational readiness exercise. The exercise allows Airmen to demonstrate their ability to complete the mission in a simulated hostile environment while executing their primarily duties. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Daylena Gonzalez) Hi-res
Note: Pictured is A-10C 81-0959 from the 25th Fighter Squadron.