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New Orleans By Air. Just Plane Fun! New Orleans Aerial Tours & Flight Training is proud to be located in one of the most unique, authentic, and mysterious cities in the U.S., New Orleans. It is our desire to capture the heart and soul of the city...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just went on a flight with Emrick today, truly a joy to be around and really knows his stuff. Thankful to the whole office staff who were timely and professional in rescheduling due to a downpour yesterday, especially Ms. Lisa and Ms. Brooke. Highly recommend,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a tour over New Orleans look no further, honestly best thing Iv never suprizes my boyfriend with and he won’t stop taking about it

Thank Hannah C
Brooke R, Front Office Manager at Flight Academy of New Orleans, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hannah, thank you so much for your wonderful review! We're glad you and your boyfriend had such a good time. Let us know when you're ready to fly with us again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Trent gave me and my boyfriend lots of room to be able to fly on our own but was also super helpful to keep us safe and get us to and from the airport in a fun and safe manner. Flying the airplane felt like...More

Thank rookew
Brooke R, Front Office Manager at Flight Academy of New Orleans, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the wonderful review! We're so glad we were able to help you have this experience and that you had fun and felt safe!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic time during my co piloted flight. Trent was a great instructor and he made the experience! Highly recommend

Thank johnheney
Brooke R, Front Office Manager at Flight Academy of New Orleans, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We're glad you enjoyed your flight, and that Trent was a good instructor for you. Hope we can see you in the skies again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was so beautiful they accommodated me and scheduled my private plane ride at sunset, we signed everything and he got our champagne and chocolate. He was pleasant, easy to talked to and answered all of our questions. Great pilot, smooth ride through the air.

Thank Tasha R
Brooke R, Front Office Manager at Flight Academy of New Orleans, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the wonderful review! We're so glad you enjoyed your flight and your pilot, and were able to celebrate your boyfriend's birthday in high-flyin' style!

Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

I had the best time on my flight today! My instructor was amazing! The front desk lady was so nice too. It was so fun and exhilarating. I hope I can come back and do it again soon! First time I've ever done anything like...More

Thank Brittney C
Brooke R, Front Office Manager at Flight Academy of New Orleans, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

Brittney, thank you so much for the kind review! We're glad you enjoyed your flight, and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed July 21, 2018

I was looking for an opportunity to introduce my children to flying and to give them a memorable experience. It had been a while since I had flown myself. We had Emrick as our pilot. He was thoughtful, fun, and a true delight. He's a...More

Thank Kat K
Brooke R, Front Office Manager at Flight Academy of New Orleans, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

Kat, thank you so much for the wonderful review! We're so glad you enjoyed your flight with Emrick, and it sounds like you had a wonderful time. Thank you also for the feedback on the challenge of finding us, but we're glad you did.

Reviewed July 21, 2018

A very informative first flight that has me interested in taking additional lessons. Extremely friendly and helpful staff that made me feel at ease.

Thank Flyernola
Brooke R, Front Office Manager at Flight Academy of New Orleans, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

Flyernola, thank you for the review. It sounds like you enjoyed your first flight! Let us know if you have any questions about additional lessons or enrolling in the flight school. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed July 9, 2018

My girlfriend and I had a fantastic time on the "Love is in the Air" Tour. Frenchy was an excellent pilot, very knowledgeable, and great tour guide. We took the 8:00 pm flight for an hour long tour and got to experience New Orleans views...More

Thank Brett Z
Brooke R, Front Office Manager at Flight Academy of New Orleans, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

Brett, thank you for the wonderful review! We're so glad that you and your girlfriend enjoyed your Love in the Air tour with our "Frenchy," Emrick. Hopefully we were able to make your special occasion even more special!

Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

I was gifted this experience because it was on my 40 things to do in the year I turned 40 list. Trent, our pilot, was awesome. We were early and had the opportunity to get to know him before the tour started. He provided a...More

Thank slb2u2
Brooke R, Front Office Manager at Flight Academy of New Orleans, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We're glad we were able to help you cross an item off your list and that Trent was able to put you so at ease. Good luck with the rest of your list!

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