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5 days ago
“A better perspective of the urban sprawl, less so of the Everglades”
27 May 2018
WELCOME TO SKYMAX & FORT LAUDERDALE AIR TOURS! For Air Sightseeing, Introductory Flights and Air Taxi, FLY SKYMAX! Skymax is your gateway to aviation and adventure travel in Florida. (1) AIR TAXI - Fly anywhere in Florida! Rent the airplane and fly...more
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1525 NW 56 Street, East side of Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Friendly, professional hosts who run a good operation. We booked a 90min flight in a C177 Citation and the plane easily and comfortably carried 4 adults (including Bob the pilot). The trip down the beach to Key Largo was awesome, but then we turned inland...More

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Val L, Owner at Skymax, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your feedback! We're happy you enjoyed your flight tour along the coast in the Cardinal. Your thoughts on the vastness of The Everglades are important to us. There are very subtle changes in the area southwest of Miami as one travels north...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018 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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Val L, Owner at Skymax, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

We appreciate your review! However, this Skymax (our TripAdvisor page) is in Fort Lauderdale, FL and I think you meant to leave this review for a different business, located in a different part of the world. Safe Travels!

Reviewed 12 January 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

1  Thank Shawn M
Reviewed 8 January 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
Reviewed 25 November 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
Reviewed 25 November 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
Reviewed 31 July 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

1  Thank Harry's D
Val L, Owner at Skymax, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 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!

Reviewed 29 July 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!!!!!

1  Thank Moreprofanity
Val L, Owner at Skymax, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 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!

Reviewed 15 April 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
Val L, Owner at Skymax, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2015

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

Reviewed 2 January 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

2  Thank joe m
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Norman Z
14 April 2015|
Response from Val L | Property representative |
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