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New Orleans Sightseeing Flight provided by New Orleans Aerial Tours & Flight Training

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 07/17/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from New Orleans Sightseeing Flight
Only scheduled guests allowed. If temp. is high, you can't fly (fee applies). Masks avail. for purchase. All guests req'd to purchase a mic cover for flight (we can’t sanitize it). After 5:30pm, you'll need to prepurchase/bring exact change. Waiver, incl. COVID-19 liability release, req'd per guest.
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Updated 07/17/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    New Orleans Aerial Tours & Flight Training
    5701 Walter Beech St, New Orleans, LA 70126, USA
    We are in the back of Moffett Hangar, the building immediately to the left of the main terminal, facing the ramp. From the main parking lot, take a left and then an immediate right. We are at the end of the street directly across from the terminal.
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  • Pass by
    French Quarter
    Mercedes-Benz Superdome
    Mississippi River
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    New Orleans Aerial Tours & Flight Training
    Stop: 10 minutes
    This is your starting and ending point for your tours, located at Lakefront Airport in New Orleans.
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  • You'll end at
    New Orleans Aerial Tours & Flight Training
    5701 Walter Beech St, New Orleans, LA 70126, USA
    We are in the back of Moffett Hangar, the building immediately to the left of the main terminal, facing the ramp. From the main parking lot, take a left and then an immediate right. We are at the end of the street directly across from the terminal.
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
New Orleans Aerial Tours & Flight Training, 5701 Walter Beech St, New Orleans, LA 70126, USA
Duration
30–60 minutes
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional commercial pilot certified by the FAA with 20,000 hours of combined experience
  • Live commentary
Exclusions
  • Pilot Gratuity
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please Note: You must call supplier 12 hours in advance of travel date to confirm flight time.
  • Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Children age 2 and younger are considered lap children and will be sitting on an adult’s lap. Children under 5 are required to sit in a DOT approved car seat that guests must provide. We do not have a car seat available.
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required.
  • A maximum of 3 people per booking.
  • Dress code is weather dependent; there is no air conditioning in the summer months.
  • Food and drinks are not allowed on the aircraft.
  • There are no restrooms on board.
  • No large bags are allowed on the aircraft, only small purses and bags.
  • This tour is not recommended for those who are prone to motion sickness, please take the necessary precautions as refunds will not be provided in matters regarding these situations. Pregnant women are recommended to speak with their physician before flying.
  • All passenger weights MUST be advised at time of booking, the combined weight must not exceed 450 lbs and no individual can exceed 300 lbs.
  • Flight time is defined as the time from engine start to engine shutdown. This includes the time it takes to get from the ramp to the runway and back, before and after takeoff and landing.
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • You will be required to provide photo ID at time of arrival.
  • In the event of a unique weather situation, we will reschedule at no charge to you to another date and time within two weeks of the original booking, so please have an alternate date and time in mind. Refunds are not available if a flight must be rescheduled due to weather conditions.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • You will be required to sign a safety waiver before take-off.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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counselor39 wrote a review Jan 2020
Covington, Louisiana1 contribution
The flying experience was a great way to end the year with our family. Everyone thought it was an amazing experience!!
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from brabon628, Front Office Manager at New Orleans Sightseeing Flight
Responded Jan 2, 2020
Thank you for the wonderful review. We're so happy you and your family enjoyed the tour over New Orleans!
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Antoni M wrote a review Nov 2019
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Everyone ask for Jonathon to be your pilot. He’s awesome! Staff showed awesome hospitality. Also gave great tourist suggestions.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from brabon628, Front Office Manager at New Orleans Sightseeing Flight
Responded Nov 5, 2019
Antoni, thank you for the great review! We're glad Jonathan treated you well and that everyone on staff did as well. Hopefully you enjoyed some of the suggestions we gave you.
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Andrew B wrote a review Aug 2019
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Staff & Pilot were awesome~ We had a great time and the views were amazing! Would definitely recommend if you're looking to get a unique view of the city from above.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from brabon628, Front Office Manager at New Orleans Sightseeing Flight
Responded Aug 19, 2019
Andrew, thank you for the great review. We're excited that you had such a good time on your tour and got to see NOLA from new heights!
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Tiarra B wrote a review Aug 2019
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i truly recommend this tour to everyone! The staff and pilot was so down to earth. We laughed the whole time.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from brabon628, Front Office Manager at New Orleans Sightseeing Flight
Responded Aug 7, 2019
Thank you for the great review, Tiarra. We're so happy you enjoyed your tour and our pilot made you laugh!
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brad_dadd wrote a review Jun 2019
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Staff was very friendly, felt very comfortable the entire flight! Everyone was super polite! Hidden gem of NOLA
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from brabon628, Front Office Manager at New Orleans Sightseeing Flight
Responded Jun 11, 2019
Thank you for the kind words, brad_dadd! We're glad you enjoyed your flight and that our whole crew was good to you. Hopefully you can come fly with us again!
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About the operator

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By: New Orleans Aerial Tours & Flight Training
Joe10720
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Demo flight
Fantastic!! Easy and comfortable instruction 💯 I would recommend this for anyone to try. Seriously thinking about
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N3112ZNamandap
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amazing
We flew with an awesome pilot who showed us a good mix of known and unknown destinations in nola. Was able to even
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Sassygirl44kj
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You would be s fool to go anywhere else!!!
If you are ever in the market for a helicopter tour in New Orleans, I would recommend no other than “Sky Dance Over
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illicitd2020
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First Helicopter Ride In NOLA
This Was Awesome. It Was Our First Time Flying And a Great Experience! I’ll Definitely Spread The Word About This P
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ginagU1229DJ
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Amazing anniversary
Amazing experience My husband surprised me for my anniversary.. they had champagne and chocolates( also options of
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Q6743IOmichaelh
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Great Instructor, fantastic flight
My instructor was very thorough in his instructions. I was able to fly the helicopter for at least half the fligh
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B7111EOkeithp
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Great
Great experience. The booking system worked well. The receiving staff was personable and friendly. The pilot was
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299spencern
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Fantastic experience for a small Family with children.
It was amazing to see New Orleans from that vantage point. My girlfriends little boy (3) loves helicopters and he t
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801tashib
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Awesome Experience!!!
The ride was awesome the pilot was very nice and friendly he explain everything in details. He made us feel very co
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Wendi W
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Awesome birthday experience
We book the flight training for our 11 year old on his birthday! He was so excited to know that he would be flying!
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Argo66
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The pilot and the experience
Great staff, great pilot, great time! What I thought would be terrifying ended up being exhilarating
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600celestes
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Helicopter Tour over NOLA
My husband + I did a helicopter flight over New Orleans for Valentines Say + we had a great experience! Our instru
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f_hernandezd
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You'll get hooked into aviation :)
Awesome school, Staff is very friendly. The instructors know their job pretty good, you can ask and they will take
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Csimkhada
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Great Experience!
This was our first helicopter ride and was such a blast! Kim was a great tour guide and his positive energy made us
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Laurie M
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Great New Orleans Experience from the Air
The Champange and Chocolates New Orleans tour was wonderful! Tanner, our pilot, was great and very knowledgable!
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Key Details
  • Duration: 30–60 minutes
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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