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Happy 50th Birthday To The OV-10 Bronco!

Happy 50th Birthday To The OV-10 Bronco! On July 16, 1965 the OV-10 Bronco was born! On July 16, 1965, North American Aviation test pilot Ed Gillespie took the first YOV-10A, the prototype Bronco, into the air for it's first test flight in Columbus, Ohio. Amazingly, fifty years later the Mighty Bronco is STILL in active

By |2018-11-28T22:40:54+00:00July 16th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: |0 Comments

Gone West: Legendary NAA/Rockwell Test Pilot Ed Gillespie

We are deeply saddened to report that our friend Ed Gillespie flew west on July 9, 2015. Ed was well known to many in the Bronco world, and his tales of the test flights during the development of the OV-10 Bronco ranged from amusing to downright incredible. (How crazy? That's Ed visible in the front

By |2018-11-28T22:41:44+00:00July 13th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: |0 Comments