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Students from the Blackenbeach chapter of the Young Explorer post toured the 442nd Fighter Wing, April 14, 2012. Students were briefed on the A-10 Thunderbolt II by Lt. Col. Michael "Fresco" Bever, an A-10 pilot. The 442nd FW is an A-10 Air Force Reserve unit at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Wesley Wright) Hi-res
Note: Pictured in the middle is A-10C 82-0653 from the 303rd Fighter Squadron.