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

5 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

1 year 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

4 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

6 years ago