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Airbase - The Home of Classic Flight

Dakota House | Coventry Airport West, Coventry CV8 3AZ, England
024 7688 2616
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Ranked #4 of 6 Activities in Coventry
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English first
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2011

Had a great day out at Airbase well worth the 10 pound entry charge. DC-6 dinner was great and food was lovely lots of stuff open to look round and very friendly staff.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2011

This is an absolutely amazing "living" aircraft museum. The museum based on the old Coventry airport site is a must for all people with a passion for classic aircraft. The museum staff are friendly and informative and the ticket price includes entry to all the aircraft. My partner and I were delighted at the amount of freedom we had to... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2011

My wife bought me the aerobatic flight as a Christmas present. I am one of those people that are very hard to buy presents for (you can only have so many socks and bottles of whisky). I also have to say I am not a massive aircraft fan. The voucher lasted for twelve months and I finally got round to... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2011

We visited Airbase recently and whilst we could not fault the courtesy, enthusiasm and helpfulness of the staff we found the experience quite disappointing. On their website Airbase describe themselves as being a living museum. However on the day that we visited out of around 30 aircraft that were on display only two were open to the public. We have... More

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Swindon
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102 reviews 102 reviews
70 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2011

Went to Airbase when it opened after it was overhauled and was very impressed, it was a bit of a faff to find the place, you had to go around the back of Coventry Airport and then head around the back of hangars and you ended up at the visitor centre, The staff were really friendly and offered to show... More

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