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List of the best Airwolf episodes, as voted on by other fans of the series. Airwolf was a television drama centering around a pilot using a high-tech military helicopter to look for his missing brother. With so many memorable episodes of the show, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Airwolf episodes of all time are. Fans of Airwolf are extremely passionate about the show, and there is often debate over which episodes are better than others. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

This list has everything from "Airwolf (Pilot; a.k.a. Shadow of the Hawke; a.k.a. Airwolf: The Movie) (1)" to "Proof Through the Night." What is the best Airwolf episode of all time? Look below and find out.
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Shadow of the Hawke (2) is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Shadow of the Hawke (2) Jan 22 1984
Hawke and his pal Santini head to Libya to recover Airwolf from it's diabolical creator, but Dr. Moffet turns up the heat by destroying a U.S. Navy warship. When Hawke's girlfriend Gabrielle ...more
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48 7
Airwolf (Pilot; a.k.a. Shadow ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Airwolf (Pilot; a.k.a. Shadow of the Hawke; a.k.a. Airwolf: The Movie) (1) Jan 22 1984
While demonstrating the capabilities of the new prototype supercopter codenamed 'Airwolf', Dr. Charles Moffet goes rogue, steals the chopper and kills almost all of the observers. At least one ...more
3
53 9
To Snare a Wolf is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
To Snare a Wolf Apr 14 1984
Archangel warns String about a zealous government bureaucrat named D.G. Bogard who will stop at nothing until he finds Airwolf. Dom and Hawke take time out from shooting a military training film ...more
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36 5
Mind of the Machine is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Mind of the Machine Apr 07 1984
Dr. Robert Winchester is a brilliant researcher and a former test pilot who helped design Airwolf. Now, he's asking for Hawke's help in test flying a simulator that he's designed to enable the ...more
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32 5
Moffett's Ghost is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Moffett's Ghost Oct 06 1984
In the midst of it's key part in delivering and collecting a leading American scientist to top secret sanctions aimed at cooling international tensions with Russians, Airwolf develops a seeming ...more
6
35 8
Fallen Angel (a.k.a. Angel Of ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Fallen Angel (a.k.a. Angel Of Mercy) Nov 03 1984
String must add Caitlin to the Airwolf crew, in order to rescue Archangel from behind enemy lines.
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32 7
Airwolf II is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Airwolf II Oct 05 1985
Hawke is at a friend's prestigious ceremony when Archangel pulls him out and accuses him of being involved in a robbery the previous night in which items that could be used by Airwolf were ...more
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30 7
Sweet Britches is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Sweet Britches Sep 22 1984
After an old Vietnam buddy of Hawke's is shot in the desert when trying to escape a corrupt Sheriff, Hawke gets a call from an inmate who had been in jail with the man to aleart him of the ...more
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29 8
Echos From the Past is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Echos From the Past Mar 03 1984
Hawke meets a mercenary who claims to have information regarding his missing brother. When they part company, Hawke loses consciousness in his helicopter and crashes. When he comes to, he finds ...more
10
25 5
Bite of the Jackal is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Bite of the Jackal Feb 04 1984
An ambitious executive at the Firm makes a subversive play for Archangel's job. A bomb is planted aboard a vintage helicopter owned by Dominic Santini and he's forced to crash land. When Hawke ...more
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22 5
And They Are Us is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
And They Are Us Mar 31 1984
North and South Limbawe are in conflict over oil and a despotic General plans to overthrow his own government in South Limbawe and attacks his neighbors to the North. String and Dom are sent by ...more
12
23 6
HX 1 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
HX 1 Nov 10 1984
When new hi-tech attack chopper HX1 is stolen by an elite group of mercenaries, the tactics used fits those that Hawke's MIA brother St. John was trained in, and Hawke is certain that his ...more
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18 3
Proof Through the Night is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Proof Through the Night Feb 11 1984
A Russian mole discovers that scientists in the U.S.S.R. have developed a lethal serum that instantly kills anyone exposed to it. He steals a vial of the serum and contacts his friend Archangel ...more
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18 3
One Way Express is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
One Way Express Feb 18 1984
A movie producer hires Santini Air for a dangerous stunt involving the landing of a helicopter onto the roof of a moving semi. Dom and String nearly come to blows, however, when String tries to ...more
15
20 5
Where Have All the Children Go... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Where Have All the Children Gone? Dec 14 1985
At the funeral of a Vietnam comrade, Hawke takes it upon himself to deliver the man's coffin flag and Congressional Medal of Honour to the soldier's brother, Billy Fargo. But arriving in the ...more
16
20 5
Firestorm is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Firestorm Sep 29 1984
Eddie, a friend of Dominic's, was once a pilot until a air crash in which his passengers were killed, causing him to loose his nerve and turn to drink as a result. Living alone in his trailer in ...more
17
18 4
Short Walk to Freedom is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Short Walk to Freedom Apr 13 1985
String is captured by Latin American revolutionaries while attempting to rescue American archaeological students trapped by a coup.
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20 6
Fight Like a Dove is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Fight Like a Dove Mar 10 1984
An Israeli war crimes hunter is killed by a suspected Nazi named Hans Daubert in France. His daughter vows revenge and seeks the help of String and Dom, along with Airwolf, to bring him to ...more
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18 5
Hawke's Run is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Hawke's Run Feb 15 1986
String discovers that an old friend is a double agent when a schematic he was to turn over to the FIRM is stolen.
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17 5
Inn at the End of the Road is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Inn at the End of the Road Jan 26 1985
A pilot who escaped from terrorists who stole an experimental aircraft guidance computer leads the Airwolf team to the remote community where the terrorists are holed up.
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19 7
Mad Over Miami is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Mad Over Miami Mar 24 1984
Santini makes an unauthorized flight to Cuba in order to rescue two political prisoners who are being ransomed for $2 million. However, while there, the exchange site is attacked and the ransom ...more
22
13 2
Eagles is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Eagles Nov 09 1985
At a National Air Race show, Hawke and Dominic befriend an attractive pilot racer, unaware that she's being pursued by her boss and his henchmen after stealing some tapes that can prove that a ...more
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14 3
The Hunted is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
The Hunted Oct 20 1984
Santini Air is hired for a 30 day period by agents on behalf of a industrial millionaire, to be on stand-by to pilot the man on an important journey when called upon. Dominic is excited at the ...more
24
14 3
Severance Pay is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Severance Pay Mar 23 1985
String must bring in a disgruntled former Firm employee whose been denied his retirement benefits.
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14 3
Crossover is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Airwolf Episodes
Crossover Oct 26 1985
String falls for the Czech woman scientist, whom he's helping defect to the west.