TV Fact #120 – February 9th, 2015:

In order for the titular vehicle of “Airwolf” (1984-1987) to fly with it’s weapons deployed, they needed special permission from the FAA. Even though they were props, the FAA insisted on it. After the show was canceled the chopper was sold to a German firm. Airwolf, remarked as a Bell 222, actually flew as an air ambulance. Sadly, on the 9th of June in 1992, it crashed during a thunderstorm, killing all three crew members.

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