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Unforgettable experience

We did the biplane ride about 2 weeks ago. The trip was just amazing and the pilot and crew was so... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2018
Marcel F
via mobile
Amazing Flight

I booked with Fun Flights as a surprise birthday present for my husband. From beginning to end... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2017
Sjeskie
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It's a magical flight in an authentic 1929 biplane. Real flying . . . Flying like it used to be with helmet and googles in the open-air. Two passengers sit side by side in the front cockpit while the pilot flies from the rear cockpit. The flight...more
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2018 Palomar Airport Rd Ste 2, McClellan-Palomar Airport, Carlsbad, CA 92011-4413
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Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

We did the biplane ride about 2 weeks ago. The trip was just amazing and the pilot and crew was so kind. This was an outstanding experience with great value for the money. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

I booked with Fun Flights as a surprise birthday present for my husband. From beginning to end, they made the flight perfect in every way. We learned the history of the biplane before meeting the pilot and he spent time not only going over safety...More

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Reviewed June 3, 2017

Got this for my husband for his birthday, he loved it! The view was amazing and got some great photos with his iphone. You can talk back and forth with the pilot in your headset. He pointed out alot of cool sites. Loved open air...More

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Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

Flying over the coast in a 1920s biplane with an expert pilot at the controls is by far the most amazing thing you can do in the whole of California. The flight with Fun Flights combines excitement, nostalgia, sight seeing and romance all in one....More

Thank Worrals
Reviewed March 5, 2017

This is an absolutely incredible experience-it just could not have been better. I arranged this flight as a birthday surprise for my husband, and from the first time I contacted them, right up through them sending me flight photos, the personal attention was amazing. Janene...More

Thank Duval3
Reviewed November 7, 2016

This is something very special and very different to do-flying above the coast like a bird. You are in the open air while your pilot Brian takes you from Carlsbad Airport to La Jolla and back or north if you prefer. We saw the city...More

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Reviewed September 9, 2015

This was quite a thrill for me as an aviation enthusiast, history buff, and photographer. As an aviation enthusiast, I was thrilled to have the opportunity to fly in a bi-plane with stick and rudder controls. As a history buff, this aircraft is truly a...More

3  Thank Mike D
Reviewed March 9, 2015

Fun Flights is the best attraction in the Carlsbad area. My son and I went on the Del Mar delight tour. The flying time for the tour from take until landing was 30 minutes just as advertised. The ride was the thrill of a lifetime....More

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