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Maui Flight Academy

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Operating the most modern and safest aircraft ever produced. It’s called the World’s Greatest Flying Experience® for good reason. An exciting once-in-a-lifetime inspiring day. Guided by a Certified Flight Instructor, you will take the controls of a...more
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90 Kuhea Street, Gate 5.2, Hangar 106, Kahului, Maui, HI 96753-7768
This attraction is at Kahului Airport
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+1 808-298-5188
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Laurence is a very knowledgeable flight instructor, eloquent when it comes to the theory during ground school and great instructor during flight. His Cirrus airplane is in great shape and that also speaks to his professionalism. As a tourist-student even one flight lesson with him...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Kerrigan is a great instructor. I showed up to M.F.A. to only ask a few questions and book a time. As luck had it, Kerrigan was there and offered to take me up as there were no other scheduled flights. I didn't refuse. Absolutely a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a truly extraordinary experience. It was a thrill to pilot a plane for the first time over the beautiful islands of Maui and Moloka’i. Laurence was a first class instructor and the plane was top notch as well. Words fail to describe how phenomenal...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank travelocitor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful airplane, amazing views, great instructor, an absolute MUST DO if you are visiting Maui! Thank you for making a life long memory!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank typilot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Maui Flight Academy is a first class operation. Three of us went up in the plane (only two get to fly though). Lawrence is an extremely positive instructor. He encourages you and gives clear simple instructions that allow you to fly the plane. He is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Top notch instructor in an incredible environment. Lawrence is fantastic, learning to use AOA, and the frequent gusty winds provided an incredible and unique learning experience.

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank John K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was by far one of the most amazing and memorable experiences of my life I have huge fear of flying (panic attacks during turbulence) and never tend to do anything risky. The instructions are very simple the flying instructor “karigan” was so helpful and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a great time with Laurence flying the Cirrus SR22. I am an airline pilot on a short vacation and I wanted to do some interesting flying in an aircraft I've never flown and the result was terrific. The sightseeing on the way to...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Brad E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am an experienced Cirrus Pilot/Owner (my wife is my first officer) and was excited to visit Maui and the islands from the seat of The Maui Flight Academy Cirrus SR22. Although I did not need much instruction Lawrence was there to show me the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 13, 2018

Laurence was a great pilot to fly with and the aircraft was exceptional in terms of ease and responsiveness. Really a great way to see the island!

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Date of experience: December 2018
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tnt1114
February 10, 2017|
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Response from Steve A | Reviewed this property |
I believe you're renting the plane so it's rhebpilot and three others
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simplysanrio
October 18, 2016|
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Response from waileacapital | Property representative |
We have never had anyone get sick in any of our flights. Plus we don't fly when it's super bumpy. For those who claim they get motion sickness we also have ginger candies which is what astronauts and fighter pilots eat... More
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Barbara K
February 14, 2016|
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Response from Jace H | Reviewed this property |
808-298-5188 is their phone number. I am not with them, but I do highly recommend.
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