The Air Force has completed a program to install new wings on 173 A-10 Thunderbolt II attack aircraft, reports the Air Force news service.
Work was completed at Ogden Air Logistics Complex, Utah, in late July, the service reported on Monday.
A total of 162 A-10s were rewinged by the 571st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Ogden ALC. The other 11 aircraft were rewinged at Osan Air Base, South Korea.
The $1.1 billion contract to build new wings for the aircraft was awarded to Boeing...