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Katama Airfield

12 Mattakesett Way, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA
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Ranked #7 of 15 Attractions in Edgartown
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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- Aug 8, 2014
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Connecticut
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46 reviews 46 reviews
7 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

The Bi-plane ride is awesome. Went with my dad and brother and got to see the whole island. Thrilling experience and they take anybody from a young age as long as your with a guardian. Its on my list to go again.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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236 reviews 236 reviews
33 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We were at the Farm Institute and saw a low flying helicopter. On the way home, stopped at the airfield and there it was! We walked over as others had done, met the Army pilots who welcomed us to get in and look around, and answered operational questions. They were on a training flight and stopped for food and a... More

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Toronto
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40 reviews 40 reviews
15 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I was here for a wedding and it was my first time at an air field so have little to compare it to. The planes that were on the grounds were all immaculate. It was neat to see the different types all owned by different people. The grounds were well manicured and overall I got the sense that everyone that... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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40 reviews 40 reviews
23 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Well worth the short #8 bus ride from Edgartown. Kids of all ages will like the planes. Especially the Biplane. You can book a trip with them for sight seeing. There is a cute restaurant nearby that offers local farm fresh food on there menu. A great place for breakfast of lunch. You can even walk, about 30 min, to... More

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New York City, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

We found this place on TripAdvisor and both the food and service were excellent. We stopped food lunch. The pancakes were great. Watch planes taking off from the windows.

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Port Washington, NY
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66 reviews 66 reviews
10 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

When planning your bike path, I would definitely advise this air field as a stop. Also the small cafe on the premise is a wonder spot for a quick bite while watching the small aircraft take off and land.

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013 via mobile

Good outside seating with a basic pub style menu. Service was good, wish I had opted for something other than scallop plate which was fried and for me, too greasy. The pulled pork sandwich, salads, and cheeseburgers that others in our group had looked very nice. They have a nice selection of beers and wines, and the view, atmosphere on... More

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Winter Park, Florida
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153 reviews 153 reviews
60 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

Take a biplane tour of MV (not cheap!) and have a meal at the Right Fork Diner right there. The Cobb Salad is fantastic.

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Baltic, Connecticut
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

plane rides are a bit expensive, the restaurant there is small, food took forever to make it to the table.

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Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts
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33 reviews 33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

Want to watch a couple of mini cubs scramble down the airfield? How do these little planes ever get off the ground? Fun to watch as they swing back and forth and then finally make it.

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