North American OV-10A Bronco

[Video] F-16 gun kills OV-10 Bronco in brief dogfight during 1992 Venezuelan military coup

On Nov. 27, 1992 Lieutenant Beltran Vielma shot down an OV-10 Bronco by means of his F-16’s M61A1 20 mike-mike… Read More

2 years ago

Why the OV-10 (or a Bronco look-alike aircraft) could be the only suitable platform to replace the iconic A-10 Warthog

A lot of people conflate “CAS” and “COIN” which leads to base-level confusion. As recently reported the US Air Force… Read More

3 years ago

This OV-10 pilot died after ditching his Bronco to save his observer who couldn’t eject because his parachute was shredded by the explosion of a North Vietnamese SA-7

Captain Bennett was urged by the pilot of an escorting OV-10 to eject. The wing was in danger of exploding.… Read More

3 years ago

Icarus Aerospace to use OV-10 Bronco look-alike TAV aircraft for submarine detection and tracking capability

By offering CAE’s MAD-XR on TAV / WASP-M in a towed configuration Icarus Aerospace will remove all sources of aircraft interference and provide a superior… Read More

4 years ago

OV-10 Bronco 2.0: meet TAV, the new clean-sheet multirole aircraft developed by Icarus Aerospace

The highly customizable, twin-turboprop TAV -Tactical Air Vehicle – is multirole capable aircraft, with a rugged, versatile, and technologically advanced… Read More

4 years ago

The Bronco is Back! Blue Air Training Acquires Seven OV-10 light attack aircraft to support JTAC training missions

The versatility and reliability of the Bronco make this aircraft an ideal JTAC training platform, with in-theater endurance topping five… Read More

4 years ago

Paveway! Former F-4 GIB tells the Story of one of the First Ever Laser-Guided Bomb Runs During the Vietnam War

‘A 2,000-pound bomb impacted exactly in the center of the gun pit, vaporizing the gun, the stored ammunition, and the… Read More

5 years ago

Philippine Air Force OV-10C crashes, both crew members ejected safely

This aircraft was one of the few OV-10C Broncos still in service with the PAF. A Philippine Air Force (PAF)… Read More

5 years ago

This OV-10A has been the last USMC combat loss of a Bronco

OV-10A Bronco BuNo 155424 was shot down on Feb. 25, 1991 by an Iraqi SAM. The pilot (Major Joseph Small)… Read More

6 years ago