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Beach Flight Aviation

1215 Commerce Dr, Salt Air Aviation Center, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
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Outstanding Adventure

My 19 year old daughter and I took 40 minute discovery flights with Gary and had a fabulous... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2017
John P
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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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Perfect GIFT!

My Autistic 15 year old son got the best birthday gift to date! Beach Flight Aviation was the... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2016
Vanessa G
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Discover the pure joy of flight over the beautiful Alabama coastline along Gulf Shores and the Ft. Morgan peninsula. Unlike a conventional airplane, there is no cockpit structure getting in the way of the breathtaking landscape around you! Unlike a sightseeing tour, You Fly the aircraft with an FAA-certified instructor.
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Aug 7, 2017
“Outstanding Adventure”
Jul 19, 2016
“Perfect GIFT! ”
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1215 Commerce Dr, Salt Air Aviation Center, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
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Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

My 19 year old daughter and I took 40 minute discovery flights with Gary and had a fabulous experience. Highly recommended for anyone wanting a view of Gulf Shores and nearby waters from above.

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Gary B, Owner at Beach Flight Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2017

I too had a wonderful time flying together. Come see me next year for a gyro flight!

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Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

My Autistic 15 year old son got the best birthday gift to date! Beach Flight Aviation was the perfect choice for his birthday adventure! Our pilot was very experienced and made my son comfortable and relaxed! 5 stars! This adventure is top notch and a...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2015

My daughter was looking for something fun to do on our last day in Gulf Shores. This really fit the bill. Gary was her pilot and she had so much fun. She even got to fly the plane a bit. The video package was amazing....More

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Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

As you can see by all the other reviews, it's a fantastic time if you can get booked. My son loved it, said it was best exp. ever. Will definitely try again. Gary is a true pro.

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Gary B, Owner at Beach Flight Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2015

Thanks for your kind review George! I hope your son will enjoy the memories of our flight together. Kind regards, Gary

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Reviewed July 27, 2015

I did not go but I found this activity for my adventurous/ "not afraid of heights" husband & teenage daughter. They both opted for the 40 minute ride & were happy they did. They felt it would not have been enough time to take in...More

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Gary B, Owner at Beach Flight Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2015

Thanks for the awesome review Theresa! Very much appreciated. I love sharing my passion for flight with everyone. Thanks for sharing your husband and daughter for a flight along Alabama's beautiful Gulf Coast beaches.

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Reviewed July 24, 2015 via mobile

We contacted the guy that runs the establishment and he called us once with available times and we called him back 7 times between 11am and 6pm and he never called to book our appointment! I'm sure it would have been wonderful but his unprofessionalism...More

4  Thank moedan
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Gary B, Owner at Beach Flight Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2015

PLEASE accept my sincere apology! It is NOT my policy or practice to ignore customers. I don't know what happened. I have reviewed my phone data and have no answer. My business phone is a cell phone, which has advantages and disadvantages. I use cell...More

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Reviewed June 29, 2015

My brothers and I purchased a 40 minute beach flight for our Dad's 60th Birthday - from my first call for more information, to booking the flight, and then the flight itself the owner/pilot was just amazing! He treated us like friends and our Dad...More

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Gary B, Owner at Beach Flight Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2015

Your father was a HOOT! We had a great time flying together! Thanks to your and your siblings for purchasing the gift certificate for your dad! I know he really enjoyed the flight.

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Reviewed June 28, 2015

This was an absolutely awesome experience for our family! All 4 of us did it and I am scared of heights and had no fear. Gary is an amazing instructor, makes you feel completely comfortable and safe, and he's funny too! He has a go...More

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Gary B, Owner at Beach Flight Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2015

Thanks for the fantastic review! I think I have as much fun as my guests. Nothing more gratifying that sharing the excitement of someone's first flight in a trike over Alabama's beautiful beaches.

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Reviewed June 15, 2015 via mobile

I found Beach Flight Aviation while searching for an opportunity to fly while vacationing with family at Orange Beach. We had such a blast that 4 of us took flights and I went a second time the following day. These are memories of a lifetime...More

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Gary B, Owner at Beach Flight Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2015

Thanks for the wonderful review Ray! It was a real treat flying with you and your gang! Next time I think you're ready for a little ground training so you can go front seat!!! You flew VERY well. If you enjoyed flying from the back...More

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Reviewed June 15, 2015

Trying to put how amazing this experience into words is so hard. Flying above the water and above the clouds was like a little piece of heaven. Will be back to do this again. The pilot is very nice. Phew has a go pro camera...More

Thank Megan P
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Gary B, Owner at Beach Flight Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2015

Thanks for the great review Megan! There's nothing I love more than to share my love of flying over Alabama's incredible beaches. Often clouds are low enough to fly above for a heavenly view of the world! Looking forward to going up again sometime. Kind...More

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Jonathon F
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No, that is too young. Thanks for inquiring however.
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Hi Hollis, It was great to meet this morning via phone. I realize that we covered your question during our conversation. Wanted to be sure to also respond to your posted question for anyone else who might have the same... More
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