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Posted by jmendoza | Jun 24, 2019 @ 01:24 AM | 5,062 Views
We restored and flew one of Hobie Alters personal Hawks, it was a pre-production prototype that he painted in his favorite color: Keoke Coffee. Bob Martin (center) and Tony Johnson (right ) made it the best Katie tribute to date.

Photos of Mike Richter warming up with my hawk and then demonstrating his balance and control check on his NOS Hobie Hawk. This is followed by a nice fly by on it's maiden flight, albeit 45 years late!
This was at Ellwood in 2019....Continue Reading