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US reveals unusual new SECRET WEAPON in fight against ISIS

AMERICA has unveiled an unusual new SECRET WEAPON in the war against ISIS: half-century old Vietnam War planes.


The OV-10 Broncos, which were first flown in Vietnam in 1968 against Viet Cong insurgents, have made a return to combat in Iraq and Syria during a military experiment.

The anti-ISIS coalition have now used two of the old US planes, nicknamed the ‘legends of Vietnam’, in 120 operations against the jihadis.

During these missions it was discovered that the relatively slow aircrafts were in many ways superior to the ultra-fast, sleek aircraft more commonly used F-15 or F-35 jets.

The OV-10s are far more useful at analysing action on the battlefield than faster aircraft and can loiter for hours without running out of fuel.

They have been compared to drones due to their ability to remain in the air for hours at a time, and also have the benefit of needing a


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