Bronco Blog

Capt. Bill Paulson

Capt. Bill Paulson

From a recent conversation with Capt. Paulson, he recalls "the 19 shot pods were all Willy Pete (white phosphorus) for marking and the seven shot pods were HE (high explosive) to keep their heads down. The M60s in the gun sponsons added much to the noisy mix." Keep...

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Airshow Posters

Airshow Posters

Thanks Will Campbell for the amazing photos of the Bronco displayed at Reno Airshow 2019. We've proudly displayed these specs posters at our following airshows. Check 'em out if you missed us at the show.

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OV-10 Featured in VintageFilmArsenal

OV-10 Featured in VintageFilmArsenal

Below is a home video featuring the OV-10 Bronco. Home movies filmed by an Ordnance Specialist serving in Chu Lai & Danang in 1967-68 (VMFA-542) and in 1970-71 (VMO-2), plus footage from the early 1960s with the US Army 3rd Inf. Div. in Germany. Video by...

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OV-10: Rear Cargo Bay

OV-10: Rear Cargo Bay

The OV-10 is many things. One thing that is not mentioned much is its rear cargo bay. The cargo bay has many uses, including providing additional carrying space for munitions and fuel . When not in combat, the Bronco would be used as a liasion, airdrop, or medevac...

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OV-10A, “The BRONCO”

OV-10A, “The BRONCO”

AVhistorybuff talks about the first aircraft designed for close combat battlefield support operations, the OV-10A code name "The BRONCO".Checkout the video for more information. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j88gapwmpoU&feature=youtu.be OV-10A,"The Bronco" by...

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OV-10 In Perspective

OV-10 In Perspective

AVhistorrybuff gives us an overview on some of the capabilities of the OV-10 Bronco. Checkout the video for more information. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lfC3ChIjCcQ&feature=youtu.be OV-10 In Perspective by AVhistorybuff

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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

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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493 at Paint Shop

493 at Paint Shop

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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New Logo

New Logo

OV-10's new logo is off the drawing board and headed for the new website design.

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