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Address: 3750 John J. Montgomery Drive, Suite D, San Diego, CA 92123
Phone Number: 800-759-5667
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Activities: Group tours/air tour, Whale watching
Description: Airplane adventures.
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$109*
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Open Cockpit Biplane Sightseeing Ride in San Diego

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Outstanding treat on Veterans' Day

Flying open cockpit is a magnificent way to enjoy the day. The experience brought back wonderful memories and created new ones. Superior service. Highly recommended.

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 11, 2014
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San Diego, California
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San Diego, California
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Flying open cockpit is a magnificent way to enjoy the day. The experience brought back wonderful memories and created new ones. Superior service. Highly recommended.

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La Palma, California
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

Had an amazing time! Did the 40 minute ride and it was worth every penny. All the staff were friendly and accommodating. Highly recommend this adventure.

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Odenville, Alabama, United States
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I can't say enough about how great this company is! I recently booked a tour for a 40 minute bi-plane flight over San Diego. After renting a car and driving to the facility, I was more than crushed to find out once I got there that the plane itself was having mechanical problems. Bonnie was just as crushed as I... More 

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Las Vegas
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37 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

This is a great sightseeing trip. Everyone there was professional and the service was great. If you want to see San Diego from the air this is a must do.

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Banning, California
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This was a gift for my husband's birthday. At first he had his doubts, but it was wonderful. I wished we booked a longer flight. We will definitely do this again.

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Burnley
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Two of us took a break from a conference and went on a 30 minute biplane flight from Montgomery Field out to La Jolla, past mission beach and back. The views are fantastic and the whole experience, thanks to pilot Pete, was truly memorable. The whole team looked after us very well and ensured we had a good time. Completely... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We went on a 40-minutes-Biplane flight. It was just awesome! It's at a very good price and absolutely worth it!!!

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Bridgend, Wales
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66 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Booked a 40 min flight as a surprise for my girlfriend on the strength of all the good reviews on TA. As a bit of an aircraft enthusiast, this was a great way to get an alternative view of the San Diego coastline and a much more visceral experience than the normal helicopter tours you can go on. Some tips... More 

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Chula Vista
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

This is definately a great place to take a flight. The owner and pilots are awesome. Very informative and generous. This past weekend I surprised my husband with a fly-it ride for his birthday. he was hesitant to accept but then took it for a spin. Needless to say, he was very happy and didnt regret it one bit .... More 

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hadley rille
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

Professional. Expensive but worth it. Beautiful scenery!, loved it! Well maintained aircraft. Would return!

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Address: 3750 John J. Montgomery Drive, Suite D, San Diego, CA 92123
Phone Number: 800-759-5667
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego

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