The Hawk One Canadair Sabre jet was restored between 2007 and 2008, and help commemorates the 100th anniversary of flight in Canada. It was flown and displayed at airshows across Canada, and AirlineTV.net presents this selection of exclusive footage filmed during the airshow's media day on Thursday, August 6, 2009. Canadian astronaut and armed forces pilot Col. Chris Hadield presents the aircraft to the media on the flightline at the start of this video clip.
Canadian astronaut and Armed Forces flighter pilot Col. Chris Hadfield is interviewed by AirlineTV.net's Alan Robertson about the restored Hawk One Canadair Sabre at the Abbotsford Airshow 2009. The Hawke One Sabre will be flown and displayed at Airshows across Canada in 2009 to help educate and inspire young and old about the 100th anniversary of flight in Canada. For more information please visit www.HawkOne.ca