Hawke is doing some early morning fishing on the lake outside his cabin, when he sees a helicopter fly over and drop a body into the water. After taking the woman to the hospital, he finds that the girl has amnesia due to her trauma. As they set out to discover her identity, the hitmen that dumped her discover she's not dead, and try to finish the job.....and Hawke along with her.moreless
The wife of a deceased old friend of Hawke's begs him to rescue her son Terry, who is in a corrupt Mexican prison after being framed. Hawke, Dominic and Caitlin make the rescue bit, but the attempt fails when Terry attempts to take an ill friend with them, causing Hawke himself to end up behind the prison walls.moreless
Hawke is pursued by foreign agents when they believe that he was in league with an old friend, a double agent, who stole a schematic.
At Caitlin's sorority reunion aboard the Queen Mary, the boyfriend of one of her sorority sisters plans to kidnap her for ransom. The attempt goes awry when the brother of the boyfriend fumbles up the job, leading to the entire sorority being held hostage.moreless
After Tess Dixon, the wife of infamous crime-lord Cullen Dixon, escapes his bodyguards while swimming in the sea at night, Archangel asks Hawke and Santini to deliver her safely via Airwolf to a top-secret location, where she will testify against a cartel of corrupt businessmen who are plotting to assassinate high-ranking officials in Washington. Tess is an old flame of Hawke's, something which makes him very reluctant to accept the mission before he finally agrees, but they come under continual attack as Cullen Dixon's men aim to see that Tess never makes it to testify.moreless
A man who once failed to steal Airwolf is given a second chance when a young lady he knows stumbles upon its hiding place.
Dominic introduces Hawke and Caitlin to an old friend, Big Cec – the owner of an oil drilling company in the desert, and his son Little Cec, who works at the company. But they find themselves walking into the middle of a feud that has emerged between the two since the death of Big Cec's wife. Dom sets about trying to put things right, but going against drug runners within the company and helping a stubborn friend and his son proves a difficult task.moreless
At the funeral of a Vietnam comrade, Hawke takes it upon himself to deliver the man's coffin flag and Congressional Medal of Honor to the soldier's brother, Billy Fargo. But arriving in the small rural town where Fargo is reported to be living, he finds the whole area inhabited solely by youths, all under their "father" Fargo's influence. Fargo emerges to be a deranged "peace-loving" hippie, who, with his wily cohort Sabrina, is planning to use the youngsters to help in a plot to make a destructive anti-nuclear statement to the world.moreless
The families of three of String's friends from Vietnam are kidnapped along with Dom and Caitlin by people seeking revenge against those who destroyed their village during the Vietnam War.
Arriving in Airwolf in a war-torn South American country, Hawke, Dominic and Caitlin rendezvous with "living legend" freedom fighter leader El Gato, in a mission to rescue a US scientist who is being held captive. Things become complicated when Hawke comes across a teacher and her deaf students along the way in the middle of the jungle.moreless
When "The Mongoose", a new laser weapon, is stolen, the thieves fall out, and one of them contacts The F.I.R.M. with hope of returning the weapon for reward. Archangel sends Hawke, with Dominic and Caitlin, to work undercover as stunt men at a travelling Wild West show where the man is hiding out But when their contact is killed in a suspicious "accident", it's up to them to find out the whereabouts of the weapon for themselves before the thieves can sell it to foreign agents.moreless
When a professional group of thieves steal a batch of thermonuclear detonators, which can cause mass destruction if they fall into the wrong hands, Archangel has reason to suspect that the robbery was an inside job, and sends Hawke and Santini to use Airwolf to track down the detonators before they can be used by the criminals.moreless
String falls for the Czech woman scientist, whom he's helping defect to the west.
Hawke and Dominic arrive for a rendezvous with Archangel in the desert, only to find his jeep abandoned and no sign of him. The F.I.R.M., who have reason to believe that he has turned traitor, give him 48 hours to be found before they send in the Zebra squad – an assassination squad that take out suspected traitors. Dominic asks for the help of a reluctant psychic in finding Archangel's whereabouts, much to Hawke's skepticism. Archangel is actually being held by a rich crime baron who is determined to get his hands on "The Fortune Teller" – an in-flight device that out-guesses the opponent's next move - of which Archangel has been involved of the development.moreless
When a industrial designer is kidnapped, Hawke must enlist the help of the man's mentally challenged son to find him.
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 stolen by thieves in a helicopter matching the Santini Air chopper. But Archangel is suspended by the Firm, who've built a new model of Airwolf – Airwolf II, called 'Redwolf', and piloted by Harlan "Tex" Jenkins, who worked on the original Airwolf project and has always insisted that he, not Dr. Moffett, was the true creator. But things backfire for the Firm when Jenkins steals Airwolf II - and before he hands it over to the foreign agents he's in league with, he plans a showdown with his old rival – Stringfellow Hawke; a duel that brings Airwolf vs. Airwolf.moreless
Hawke takes a seemingly luxurious Santini Air job, piloting and accompanying a beautiful, high-flying business woman for a few days, but ends up duped into being hypnotised in an elaborate plot by master criminal John Bradford Horn. Horn has desire to take over a small country as his own, and intends to have the hypnotised Hawke deliver Airwolf to him so he can use the chopper's fierce fire-power to succeed in his goal.moreless
While filming aerial footage, String and Dom accidentally get footage of a mobster believed dead.
String receives information that St. John is being held in a Laotian POW camp, and puts together a special unit to go extract him.
Caitlin is a passenger on board a plane which Airwolf is sent to search for, after the plane is hijacked and forced down at sea.
Hawke's obsession with finding his brother is heightened when the theft of a new chopper, the HX-1, it stolen, using techniques that he and his brother used in Vietnam. He goes back into his past to try and find the group of thieves, but runs into an unexpected surprise from his past. And the chopper itself may prove a challenge against Airwolf.moreless
Archangel has gone on a personal mission in East Germany to rescue a friend and former lover, and gotten himself captured. With Hawke and Dominic injured, rescuing him is uncertain, so they must enlist Caitlin's help to complete the rescue attempt.moreless
Dominic is distraught to hear that his daughter Sally-Anne – whom Hawke never even knew existed – has been found dead on the beach after over-dosing on the Caribbean Island of San Remo, where Dom himself was born. Detouring in their way to a top-secret Airwolf mission for the Firm, Hawke flies Dominic to the island to attend the funeral. Upon returning to Santini Air, Dom is arrested for his ex-wife's murder, and Hawke flies back to the island to track down her real killer, focusing his sights on a local casino owner.moreless
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 prospect of the high-paying job, but Hawke is more sceptical and intends to find out just why they've been given the contract. But unbeknown to any of them, Caitlin's new boyfriend is plotting to assassinate the millionaire; and matters are not helped any by some malfunctions that Airwolf is suffering.moreless
After Hawke rescues Dominic's niece Holly from a mobster's compound in Mexico, strange things start happening at Santini Air. At first, Hawke and Dominic assume that the mobster is trying to scare the girl, but, especially when Hawke turns down Holly's advances of romance, the incidents get worse. Meanwhile, Caitlin O'Shannessy arrives fresh from her escapade with Hawke against the corrupt Police of Pope County, and looks for work at Santini Air. Her close relationship with Hawke somehow seems to fuel the incidents.moreless
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 computer virus in it's systems, which periodically takes pilot control and makes it a potential killing machine in the air. The systems have been taken over buy a "time-bomb" left by the chopper's evil creator, Dr. Moffett, who has programmed it to begin the deadly behaviour if not given it a recognition code by him at that time.moreless
Hawke and Dominic help Dominic's friend, Eddie, a hopeless drunk who sees unusual things in the desert at night. They're all unaware of a former General's plan to launch his own missile against Russia, and Eddie may prove to be more help in stopping it than even he thinks.moreless
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 alert him of the escape, and flies with Dominic in Airwolf to Pope County, Texas, to investigate. There, Hawke meets Highway Patrol Deputy Caitlin O'Shannessy, who had a run in with Sheriff Bogard prior to the killing; but Hawke's appearance on the scene sees him arrested by Bogard and released on a private game reserve, where gun-happy sportsmen pay big money to hunt big game – and Hawke is the latest bait...moreless