Airwolf is the most advanced helicopter in the world. At the start, it’s sadistic creator, Dr Moffet steals it from the CIA ('The Firm') and takes it to Libya. The Firm hires Stringfellow Hawke, a test pilot and Vietnam veteran, to recover the super helicopter with his friend. Hawke is successful but refuses to give it back until his M.I.A. brother is rescued (or his body returned) from Vietnam
Last Episode04x24 Welcome to Paradise Aired: Aug. 07, 1987
St John comes to the aid of an old flame whose husband was killed by drug dealers.
Airwolf: Season 4, Episode #23 - Flying Home
Jo's father helps the Airwolf team recover radioactive plutonium stolen by a group of Neo-Nazis.
Series Fun Facts
- G Gordon Liddy' s acting debut was for this show.
- During filming, a Huey helicopter crashed during a maneuver in Pico Canyon in California. Reid Rondell, Jan-Michael Vincent's stunt double, was killed, and a special credit appeared at the…
[show]During filming, a Huey helicopter crashed during a maneuver in Pico Canyon in California. Reid Rondell, Jan-Michael Vincent's stunt double, was killed, and a special credit appeared at the end of that particular episode dedicating the installment to him.
- In order for Airwolf to fly with it's weapons deployed, they needed special permission from the FAA. Even though they were props, the FAA insisted on it.