Our latest aquisition
The amazing Hoverhawk hovercraft HA5 MK-2
Fitted with the later style MK-3 Sachs rotary engines for thrust when new at the factory and now the superior MK-3 skirt.
Built in 1968 it celebrates it's 50th birthday this year
Stay tuned for lots of hovercraft action
A brief history so far
This particular craft was in Cork Ireland with the Ministry of Fisheries in 1970, then Scotland East Coast (see B/W action pic) then the West Coast.
It finally ended up at North Queensferry Boat club (blue and yellow livery) then after a time the craft changed hands to the Hovercraft Museum.
After travelling slowly North it is finally home in Edinburgh.
...£4500 when purchased new