The ‘Machete’ that could replace the A-10 Warthog

Known as the ‘flying gun’, the A-10 Warthog plane was a hero during Operating Desert Storm – but has since been deemed vulnerable and costly to operate.
Now, a Minnesota-based startup has unveiled designs for a new attack plane called the ‘Machete’ that consists of a new metal foam developed in conjunction with the US Department of Energy.
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