By Russ Read
The U.S. military recently engaged in a mock exercise that proved the iconic A-10 “Warthog” could theoretically obliterate Iranian boats engaging in swarm tactics against U.S. forces.
Approximately 35 boat captains participated in the Air Force’s Combat Hammer exercise in Florida’s Choctawhatchee Bay, which featured fighter jets and helicopters, as well as the Warthog. The exercise intended to address the threat posed to Navy vessels from Iran’s small, fast-attack vessels.
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