The following pictures were taken in March 1981 during the exercise CORONET SAIL.
Source: DoD, Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Dave Shaffer
An USAF aircraft A10 Thunderbolt II after a 12-hour non-stop flight to Lechfeld
Final check of a A10 Thunderbolt II before take-off
Two A10 aircraft taxi out to the runway at Lechfeld airfield
Eight A10 Thunderbolt II aircraft of the US Air Force perform a flyover at Lechfeld Air Base
A A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft landing at Lechfeld
Exercise Coronet Sail