Brother Ahab

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Brother Ahab

Background

"Brother" Ahab Longwood is the leader of a religious commune in California, that eschews technology. He is married to Estelle Longwood and has three daughters and two sons, including Sara Longwood.


During the events of Airwolf: Season 2 Episode 19 Dambreakers played by Gregory Walcott

Stringfellow Hawke and Kelly Dayton force two terrorists a the building, which is holding the Longwood family as hostages, including Sara, Estelle and Brother Ahab. Brother Ahab tells them the terrorists came in the night with weapons and took over the camp and Estelle says the terrorists threatened to kill the children if anyone tried to fight them. Sara is chosen to take a horse to try and make it into town to get help. Brother Ahab prays to God with the rest of the commune and asks for deliverance. Sara is thrown in the hostage building and she tells Brother Ahab she doesn't know if help is coming, and Brother Ahab tells everyone, God will not abandon them. Hawke and Kelly drive to the hostage building and free them and Airwolf lands nearby. Hawke gets into Airwolf and he, flies after Johann Rector and the bomber. Hawke returns to the commune and offers to take the children on a ride in Dominic's helicopter and Brother Ahab tells the children it is okay after telling Hawke he now realizes not everything in the outside world is to be feared.