Hawk Arrow II

 

Specifications

 

Empty Weight

550 lbs

204 kg
 

Gross Weight

1100 lbs

Kg
 

Wing Span

31' 6"'

9.6 m
 

Wing Area

147 sq. ft

13.6 m2
 

Engine Size

65 hp

 kw
 

Rate of Climb

600-1200 fpm

3-5.6 m/s
 

Cruise Speed

55-80 mph

48-70 kts
 

Stall Speed

35-40 mph

30-35 kts
 

Vne

100 mph

86 kts
 

Assembly Time

For first time builder

350 hrs


The Hawk Arrow II is our two-seater offered in kit form, to be built as an Amateur-Built Experimental aircraft in the U.S. The long streamlined cockpit area has a flat floor, and a low sloping windshield that gives unobstructed forward visibility. The large vertical tail balances the long nose, which yields excellent yaw stability. The Arrow II wing has a semi-symmetrical airfoil, and streamlined extruded aluminum wing struts. All Hawks incorporate a curved front spar carry-through, allowing for ample head room, even for taller pilots.

The rear seat is higher than the front seat, so the field of vision of the passenger or instructor in the rear seat is less obstructed.  Flaps (not flaperons!) are standard equipment on all Hawks, and are very effective in increasing climb rate and decreasing landing distance. At the heart of the Hawk's unique design is its curved boom tube. The curved boom allows the horizontal stabilizer to be placed above the down-wash of the wing, especially when flaps are deployed. Another benefit of the curve is short landing gear legs, which makes it easier to get in and out of your plane. The curved boom is stronger in torsion than a straight boom, and allows the airplane to rotate for takeoffs and landings without banging the tail on the ground.

The Arrow II incorporates tandem seating rather than side by side. Advantages of tandem over side-by-side include:
  • Shoulder room is ample, even for big folks.
     
  • The front seat pilot sits in front of the wing, so there’s no wing blocking the view in turns.
     
  • Turns to the left or right are equally comfortable because you don't have to look across a seat.
     
  • The narrower fuselage allows better inflow to the pusher propeller, and much less drag.
     
  • Since the rear-seat passenger sits on the center of gravity, it makes little difference if you have a passenger or not - the center of gravity changes very little.
     
  • In a training situation, the student’s sight picture doesn’t change when the instructor gets out. Everything looks and feels the same as when the instructor was in the plane with him, except for higher performance. This keeps stress levels down when he’s finally flying solo.

Base Kit Includes as Standard Equipment:

  • Airframe with curved windshield, sharper slope of nose for improved visibility
  • 3-Position Wing Flaps (not flaperons)
  • Dual 3-Axis Control
  • Full fuselage pilot surround (roll cage)
  • Strengthened tail boom, and streamlined wing struts
  • Heavy duty wings with 3” dia. leading edge and 2” dia. trailing edge
  • Shoulder Harnesses and seat belts
  • Larger vertical stabilizer and rudder
  • Heavy duty wings (FACTORY PRE BUILT)
  • Curved overhead carry through increases head room by 3”
  • All control surfaces (FACTORY PRE BUILT) (flaps, ailerons, rudder, vertical stab, horizontal stab, & elevator)
  • Heavy duty fiberglass landing gear legs
  • Your choice – tail dragger with steerable tail wheel or tricycle/steerable nosewheel
  • Rough terrain wheels - 16" x 6.5" x 6"
  • Streamlined Struts - aluminum
  • Streamlined landing gear fairings
  • 10 US gallon (37.9 liter / 8.3 imp. gal) fuel tank                   
  • Anodized Tubing  

Base Hawk Arrow II Kit

(For combining with covering package and engine packages listed below)                            $11,995.00

Covering Package

 

Includes your choice of either 3.8 oz. stabilized dacron covers or dope and fabric kit.  Dacron covers include all control surfaces which are pre-sewn and ready to install, zipper doors, and full fuselage enclosure. Dope and fabric kit includes ribs, stringers, hard doors, fabric, and glue - everything but paint). Click here to see Dacron cloth colors and layout.

Covering Package for Two Place Arrow                                                                                  $3,331.00

Engine Packages
 
Due to constant cost fluctuations, all engine packages will be priced at the time a written order is received. Please contact us for a quote prior to placing your order.

Rotax 503 Dual Carb Package (50 HP)

Includes engine, B gearbox, IVO two blade prop, throttle assembly, motor mounts, muffler mounts, miscellaneous hardware and brackets. Electric start optional.

Rotax 582 Package (65 HP)

Includes engine, gearbox, radiator package, IVO three blade prop, electric start, throttle assembly, motor mounts, muffler mounts, miscellaneous hardware and brackets.

                                                   

 

Includes engine, electric start, IVO three blade prop, throttle assembly, motor mounts, muffler mounts, miscellaneous hardware, and brackets.

 

Includes engine, electric start, IVO three blade prop, throttle assembly, motor mounts, muffler mounts, miscellaneous hardware, and brackets.

Rotax 912 4 Stroke Package (80 HP)

Includes engine, electric start, IVO three blade prop, throttle assembly, motor mounts, muffler mounts, miscellaneous hardware, and brackets.

Options
Trim Tab (in cockpit adjustable) $115.00

Brakes, mechanical

$195.00

Brakes, hydraulic O’Brien w/stick mounted master cylinder

$495.00

Brakes, hydraulic Hager w/stick mounted master cylinder, includes Hager wheels

$695.00

Wing/Tail folding Package

$460.00

Folding Tail Only

$230.00

Hard Doors for Two Place (4 doors) applies only to Dacron orders

$395.00

Rear Curved Overhead (available only with Rotax 582 engine package) $285.00

Dacron Covers/Options

There is no extra charge for ordering Dacron covers with solid colors. You can mix the solid colors as much as you like. (i.e. red wings, yellow ailerons, yellow flaps, black fuselage, etc.). Stripes and special logos are optional, and a layout diagram needs to be submitted for a quote.  Color samples and layout diagrams are available upon request.

Map pocket in doors for storing sectionals, etc. (per door – cloth door only) $   47.00
Tinted Lexan Windows $ 175.00
Wing Window (to see above and behind) $110.00
Wing Window Tinted $130.00

Parachute Systems for Two Place Models (Includes CGS Mounting Package)
BRS1050 (1050 lbs.) VLS Call for Price
Freight for parachute systems Call for Price

Special Options
Fast-build kit, requires only 150 hours to complete (for first time builder) $4,500.00
For a Ready-to-fly Two Place please see our Hawk SLSA and ELSA
Special crating for fast-build kit market
Amphibious and standard Float Systems available.  Write for details
Wing tank kit, 10 US gal total (5 gal per side) (37.9 liter / 8.3 imp. gal total).
Includes 2 tanks, hoses, fittings, sump tank, mounting brackets, straps, etc.
 $495.00
Wheel pants (pants only), Set of 3 $395.00
Wheel pants (pants only), Set of 2 $295.00
Wheel pants mounting kit  $50.00
Fiberglass Nose Cone-adds 3-4 mph to top speed, provides streamlined appearance $250.00

All domestic kits shipped via truck line are subject to a $400 crating charge per kit. Orders which are picked up at the factory are not subject to the crating charge.

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