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North American Rockwell OV-10 Bronco, Dittingen 2013

North American Rockwell OV-10 Bronco, Dittingen 2013

Take flight with the Rockwell OV-10 Bronco featured on an airshow by Dittingen Flugtage, filmed by Yannick Barthe Films. Checkout the video for more information. North American Rockwell OV-10 Bronco, Dittingen 2013 (Clip version) from Yannick Barthe Films on...

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Popular on FlightAware

Popular on FlightAware

We're particularly proud to be among the Popular Photos category in this edition of FlightAware's newsletter. Thanks for the great photo there, Habujet!https://flightaware.com/…/2…/staffpicksweek/sort/date/page/1 FlightAware's Popular Photo

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OV-10 Pilots Visit Chino Restoration

OV-10 Pilots Visit Chino Restoration

When you restore a classic turboprop warbird, you never know who will show up. Here's a couple team players with intimate knowledge of their former aircraft, and a passion sustained for fifty years. This week we're honored once again with VAL-4 pilot Lyn Henish,...

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Mark Your Calendars: We’re coming to Oshkosh Air Show

Mark Your Calendars: We’re coming to Oshkosh Air Show

When you restore a classic turboprop warbird, you never know who will show up. Here's a couple team players with intimate knowledge of their former aircraft, and a passion sustained for fifty years. This week we're honored once again with VAL-4 pilot Lyn Henish,...

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Fresh Paint on 493

Fresh Paint on 493

Flight controls are getting a fresh coat of paint. These all get painted and balanced before re-installing on the aircraft.

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493 at Paint Shop

493 at Paint Shop

Mike Manclark restoring historical OV-10s to honor the group that killed more enemy & saved more lives with close-air support than all naval squadrons combined CHINO, CALIFORNIA, USA, April 12, 2019 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Chino, CA – Some of the...

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New Logo

New Logo

An exciting day as Airframe 474 gets lifted into position for painting at Newport Harbor Shipyard. Everyone loves a nice shiny coat of paint on the project - but this one's going in matte style. Details to follow.

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Bronco Special Operations Air Group 15 “Colts”

Bronco Special Operations Air Group 15 “Colts”

In 2016, Tyler Rogoway of thedrive.com published an article that mentioned using old OV-10 Broconcos to fight Isis. Here is an excerpt of the article The news that the Pentagon was sending a pair of refurbished and highly-upgraded Vietnam-era OV-10 Broncos to Iraq to...

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The OV-10 Squadron

When you restore a classic turboprop warbird, you never know who will show up. Here's a couple team players with intimate knowledge of their former aircraft, and a passion sustained for fifty years. This week we're honored once again with VAL-4 pilot Lyn Henish,...

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This U.S. Squadron Went Back Into Battle With No Ammunition

This U.S. Squadron Went Back Into Battle With No Ammunition

It’s not every day you see an OV-10 Bronco. And it’s even rarer when you see it at its very first event since being restored. So, if you’re in Wisconsin from July 22-28th, come out to the Oshkosh Air Show and see “Holy Terror”, the first of seven OV-10s being fully...

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Pillars of the Plane: An Overview of The OV-10 Build

Pillars of the Plane: An Overview of The OV-10 Build

Entrepreneur Mike Manclark celebrates first of seven restored Broncos as their original Vietnam pilots watch on in wonder. CHINO, CALIFORNIA, USA, July 18, 2019 -- The Chino skies were filled with a little piece of American history today as the first of seven, OV-10...

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A Bird on Foreign Soil

A Bird on Foreign Soil

by Denice Rackley Reprinted from https://www.kcet.org/blue-sky-metropolis/giving-history-a-hand-with-vintage-aircraft-restoration Desire and purpose have fueled the aircraft industry since the first planes took flight. Nowhere is that more evident than in Southern...

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The Squad of the OV-10 Squadron

The Squad of the OV-10 Squadron

It’s not every day you see an OV-10 Bronco. And it’s even rarer when you see it at its very first event since being restored. So, if you’re in Wisconsin from July 22-28th, come out to the Oshkosh Air Show and see “Holy Terror”, the first of seven OV-10s being fully...

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Flying The Bronco

Flying The Bronco

A squadron of OV-10 Broncos on their way back from a mission in Vietnam in 1971 receives an urgent message to head back into battle. One problem: they've run out of ammunition and all they have are flares. From the Series: Air Warriors: OV-10 Bronco...

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