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Address: 12 Mattakesett Way, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA

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We came here for breakfast at the Right Fork Diner, we stayed for the all the airfield action. They have a red biplane that takes off and lands with some regularity. We enjoyed... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 21, 2015
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We came here for breakfast at the Right Fork Diner, we stayed for the all the airfield action. They have a red biplane that takes off and lands with some regularity. We enjoyed watching the kids get excited. There is a great beach at the end of the airstrip that is a must!

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Newton, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

There is nothing here unless you are flying with the Red Baron, then bring ear protection. Ask someone where Dave Letterman lives and call it a day!

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Marlboro, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

It is just an airport; nothing special, nothing bad. We were told the breakfast at the coffee shop was great, but we could not find it.

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Norwell, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We always have a great experience flying in here . Its a unique airport. Landing is around 11 minutes into the video . https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=njtZwzoWBuY&list=UUydqDQrQDGJf1yoY94iLNKw

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Sugar Hill, New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Looking forward to flying in here soon. The runways looked great. A bus stop is within 500' of the tie down area.

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North Hampton, New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

While I cannot address the value of the Airfield for use by pilots, I can say that it is one of the more interesting places for breakfast on the Vineyard. The wait staff are courteous and efficient, and the quality of the food is very good. If you're riding bikes to get from here to there on the Vineyard, Katama... More 

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Old Saybrook, CT
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 via mobile

Grassy airstrip with small diner. Home of Classic Aviation, which are biplane tours. There's nothing like being strapped into an open cockpit vintage biplane, wearing a leather helmet and goggles, and racing down a grassy strip while hoping you catch air before hitting the sand dunes at South Beach. Amazing experience. Easy access from Edgartown via the #8 VTA bus.... More 

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Connecticut
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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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Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts
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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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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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Address: Address: 12 Mattakesett Way, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Edgartown

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