Hawthorne: KHHR

Hawthorne Municipal Airport is also Jack Northrop Field. Jack Northrop, the founder of Northrop Aircraft Corporation built a number of different aircraft such as the P-61 Black Widow, F-89 Scorpion, F-5 Freedom Fighter, and the T-38 Talon. Hawthorne was built during World War II and used to modify and transport aircraft to various units. Hawthorne airport is a tower controlled located in class D airspace and approximately 4 nautical miles to the East of Los Angeles International.  There is a lot of controlled airspace on this flight but navigating it all is made easy by receiving VFR flight following from SoCal approach.

KHHR

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Los Angeles and KHHR on Downwind Departure

??????????????????????Final Approach Runway 25

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Long Beach and Catalina Island In The Distance

??????????????????????LAX As You Turn Crosswind from KHHR

??????????????????????LAX As You Turn Crosswind from KHHR

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