Grumman OV-1 Mohawk

US Army OV-1 pilot explains how he was able to shoot down a North Vietnamese MiG-17 by means of his Mohawk’s rockets and gun

US Army OV-1 pilot explains how he was able to shoot down a North Vietnamese MiG-17 by means of his Mohawk’s rockets and gun

The strangest aerial engagement of the Vietnam War In late February 1968, what was perhaps the strangest aerial engagement of… Read More

10 months ago

How the Mohawk became MiG Killer: the story of the US Army OV-1 pilot that shot down a North Vietnamese MiG-17

The OV-1 Mohawk achieved the only US Army air-to-air victory during the Vietnam War. In 1957, the US Army identified… Read More

2 years ago

Pilot Dead After OV-1 Mohawk Crash at Stuart Air Show

The FAA said the OV-1 Mohawk, with only the pilot aboard, crashed on the approach end of Runway 1 at… Read More

5 years ago

OV-1 Vs MiG-17: THE STORY OF HOW THE MOHAWK BECAME A MiG KILLER

The Mohawk wasn’t supposed to shoot down a MiG, a thing that actually the aircraft did during the Vietnam War… Read More

7 years ago