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Skymax

1525 NW 56 Street, East side of Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-2811
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Cairo

We went on this trip from hurgada booked through Sky Max travel as recommended by Thomas cook rep... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Awsome fun flight!

My wife Pam and I arrived at the designated meeting place and meet Val, one of the owners. Val... read more

Reviewed January 11, 2016
Shawn M
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Joliet, Illinois
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WELCOME TO SKYMAX! FOR AIR SIGHTSEEING, INTRODUCTORY FLIGHTS AND AIR CHARTER, SKYMAX IS YOUR GATEWAY TO AVIATION AND TRAVEL IN SOUTH FLORIDA. (1) AIR TAXI and CHARTER - Rent the airplane and fly with a professional pilot. Skymax is an FAA-authorized Air Carrier. Charter a plane with your family and friends for - Flights to Key West - Flights to Tampa - Flights to Naples - Flights to The Bahamas FLY SKYMAX AND FLY FLORIDA! (2) INTRODUCTORY FLIGHTS - hands-on flying experiences for anyone who wants to fly a plane with an Instructor - no experience necessary! (3) AIR SIGHTSEEING TOURS - fly the beach with us on an aerial sightseeing adventure. See the coast and The Everglades. Skymax offers aviation-related services in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. We are Licensed and Insured.
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3 weeks ago
“Cairo”
Jan 11, 2016
“Awsome fun flight!”
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1525 NW 56 Street, East side of Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-2811
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on this trip from hurgada booked through Sky Max travel as recommended by Thomas cook rep. We had heard about the coach journey by friends who advised against it as it was a long day. We paid the extra and flew to Cairo...More

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Reviewed January 11, 2016

My wife Pam and I arrived at the designated meeting place and meet Val, one of the owners. Val explained what we would see on our flight tour. Within a few minutes the airplane arrived and our pilot Bob, welcomed us onto the plane. The...More

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Reviewed January 8, 2016

Three of us had a great time on the 90 minute Grand South Florida Air Tour. The plane departed from the Pompano Beach airport and flew down the coast over Fort Lauderdale beach, Miami Beach, the Keys and returned over the Everglades. It was a...More

2  Thank Russell32825
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Reviewed November 24, 2015 via mobile

This was one of the best things me and my wife decided too do. You get a birds eye view of the Everglades and the beach. We watch the sun set, which is one of the best views we have seen. Great all around experience....More

1  Thank Rob C
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Reviewed November 24, 2015 via mobile

This was an amazing experience! From the moment we arrived Valerie and her husband Bob greeted us with friendly and sincere hospitality that was well appreciated ! Valerie took our pictures and made us feel very comfortable especially my boyfriend who was a little nervous...More

3  Thank Chelardi A
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Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

Pilot Bob and his gorgeous co-pilot/flight attendant Val took us on an hour long flight along the Fort Lauderdale coast to Key Biscayne and back to Pompano airport. Great experience, reasonable price, knowledgeable staff. Felt safe the whole time with the kids flying for the...More

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Val L, Owner at Skymax, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2015

Thank you for your review and for allowing us to show you our little slice of paradise from the air! Next time, you fly!

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Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

Val and Bob are incredibly skilled at flying and making your flight special. Val went above and beyond to make our champagne sunset anniversary flight unforgettable. 10/10 would definitely go again! Highly recommended!!!!!

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Val L, Owner at Skymax, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2015

We were blessed with beautiful violet and blue late afternoon skies for your Beach and Everglades sunset flight. It was magical.Thank you for letting us share your special day!

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Reviewed April 15, 2015

The flight was amazing. Our instructor, Valerie, was very patient and really let my wife take as much control of the plane as possible. There is room for the pilot, the student, and one large, or two small passengers. We were in the air for...More

3  Thank GordonH50226
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Val L, Owner at Skymax, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2015

Thank you for giving us the opportunity to make your Wife's first flight special!

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Reviewed January 2, 2015

On Christmas eve I learned that my mother-in-law who is 82 years old had always wanted to learn to fly but parents and then responsibilities of raising her own family denied her that wish. So I suddenly realized I could perhaps give her a flying...More

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Reviewed December 29, 2014

I brought the Explorer package for a 14year old as a surprise Christmas Gift. Val was amazing helping me set up the whole thing, very friendly and informative and even prepared and special PDF Gift certificate to be wrapped up for Christmas day. On the...More

1  Thank LuluVegas2011
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Norman Z
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Hi Norman Z, thank you for your inquiry. All flights depart from Pompano Beach Air Park unless otherwise pre-arranged. We have many options for private air charter, scenic flights and discovery flights. Pricing is based... More
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