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Address: 1420 Jet Stream Drive, Suite #100, Henderson, NV 89052
Phone Number: (702) 938-2487
Description: Based in the desert playground of Las Vegas, Nevada, Sky Combat Ace(SCA...
Based in the desert playground of Las Vegas, Nevada, Sky Combat Ace(SCA) provides a different level of adrenaline. At SCA, you’re not just a passenger on a joy ride, You are a steely-eyed fighter pilot at the controls of your very own “fighter jet”, pulling Gs and squeezing the trigger. Of course, we teach you everything you need to know about Basic Fighter Maneuvers (BFM) before you fly, so you have all the knowledge needed to successfully own the skies. We have a cadre of highly experienced pilot flight instructors with civilian and military backgrounds that have extensive experience in training aerobatics, basic fighter maneuvers (BFM), and formation training. Our civilian trained aerobatic instructors have over 20,000 hours of instruction given and our combat veterans that have flown everything from the F-15 “Eagle” to the F-16 “Viper” to the A-10 “Warthog.” A typical mission profile includes in-processing at the Squadron where customers are fitted with their own flight suit, followed by a briefing on basic fighter maneuvers. After that, we strap you in our brand new state-of-the-art, +10g/-10g, fully aerobatic Extra 330LC and our wingmen are thrust into the ultimate aerobatic thrill ride or dog fight. With a qualified Certified Flight Instructor in back, wingmen are taught the art of aerobatics and/or aerial combat. Complete with high-g maneuvering, all the aerobatics you can handle, military style training maneuvers, and actual head to head dogfighting. The whole experience is caught on video by one of our 4 mounted cameras, perfect for immortalizing our wingman’s first “kill” in a DVD. SCA utilizes all of the latest technology to give the wingman the most realistic simulation possible, including a gun reticle, an electronic targeting system that triggers “smoke on”, and complete visual coverage from 4 different angles. After several engagements, the 2-ship returns to base with the Las Vegas Strip as an unforgettable backdrop. Once our wingmen return from their adventure, they get to truly appreciate our meticulously rennovated hangar that celebrates the history of combat aviation with colorful murals, scale models and of course, decorated with our fleet of high performance aircraft. Once settled in, flight leads and wingmen swap stories, play pool, shoot darts and share the special camaraderie that only exists between pilots after a successful mission. …Fight’s On!
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Let me get right to the point here. I booked the Aerobatics (Stunts) flight called "Afterburner". Whoa! Usually when you see these flights on TV they look pretty scary. When... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
San Francisco, California

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San Francisco, California
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Let me get right to the point here. I booked the Aerobatics (Stunts) flight called "Afterburner". Whoa! Usually when you see these flights on TV they look pretty scary. When you're in the plane the intensity is over the top! I try to do something awesome every time I am in Las Vegas. I've flown in a helicopter over The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

This is a must for everyone's bucket list! Thrill seekers, both pilots and non-pilots will love this! Canyon flying, acrobatics, and even combat dog fighting if you wish. Prepare to be overwhelmed and mentally drained... Seriously plan on a 2-3 hour recovery as it's taxing to your mind and body! It will give you new appreciation for the brave men... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

When I booked my appointment with Sky Combat Ace, I had already watched the videos and had an idea of what to expect. The level of professionalism combined with a top quality experience simply blew me away. I got much more than I anticipated… pure joy and adrenaline… Since I have some history with motion sickness, I was a little... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Awesome people and equipment!!!! Tailored a flight to my needs and also my daughter's. Three days now and she cannot get the grin off her face!!! She carries her video on her phone and shows it to everybody that stands still!!! My flight was a little more sedate, but perfect for what I wanted, a little areobatics and some hands... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

I arranged this as a surprise for our anniversary, the driver picks u up at your hotel in a red hummer, he is awesome and so very friendly, My husband the daredevil was so excited. His pilot, Kyle is very experienced and put you at ease explaining everything with a short video, it was worth every cent,the only down side... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

This is the most incredible experience I've ever had! If you've ever seen an air show and wondered what it's like to be up there during a performance, this is your chance. For all you thrill seekers and adrenaline junkies, this is like all of the roller coasters you've been on COMBINED! Pilots will cater to the individual and push... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

I'm a visiting aerobatic pilot from the UK who had a day off to fill. Emailed them early am and they fitted me for a full aero flight within a couple of hours. They picked me up exactly on time, processed my order quickly and efficiently and hooked me up with a 1000hr on type pilot. I had a seriously... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

The attention to detail, professionalism and shear passion for everything that is Sky Combat Ace was executed with finite detail. Those guys and girls really know their business and what makes for a thrilling experience. From putting their clients at ease to pushing them to their own limits and NOT the limits of their wallets makes this a thoroughly enjoyable... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Great experience! Not only for you get the chance to fly over the desert - you get to do some of it inverted! The staff were great and my pilot Kyle 'Diesel' was an awesome pilot! Their planes are very well cared for and hanger is just awesome - every guys perfect 'mancave' . I thoroughly enjoyed the flight. Also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Absolutely fantastic experience. Everybody was very professional and friendly. I highly recommend it.

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Address: 1420 Jet Stream Drive, Suite #100, Henderson, NV 89052
Phone Number: (702) 938-2487
Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Henderson

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