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Slightly underwhelming

Booked a helicopter ride for two which was described as a 'buzz flight'. While a nice experience... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2015
Peng Yong S
,
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good but not what expected

I had a helicopter flight out of Scone airport which was described as a thrill seeker flying. The... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2014
Bruce1964
,
Dunning, United Kingdom
via mobile
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2 Jul 2018
“Go with another company”
1 Jul 2018
“Fantastic day”
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East Fortune Airfield, East Linton EH39 5LF, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

Booked this ride from Scone in Perthshire. Stated that we had to arrive by 10.15 on the day and would be flying at 10.30. We got there to find a huge queue of about 50 people and only one helicopter which held 7 people, that...More

2  Thank Lynnpurple
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We received 2 fantastic gifts from friends to celebrate our Ruby Wedding last year. Due to poor weather conditions we were unable to take the helicopter flights until April and July this year. The first flight was around Stirling which was amazing. It confirmed what...More

Thank Colin W
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Good luck trying to get any sense out of Brian- you book through Virgin expecting to deal with a professional company but get routed to Adventure 001. Your best bet would be to get a refund before you lose the will to live.

2  Thank TP003
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Got the helicopter flight as a present for my 50th Birthday and was very nervous. Hubby and I arrived at Craigie farm and met the crew. Have to say they were brilliant, reassuring me and answered all questions. I actually enjoyed it and the views...More

Thank Sylvia T
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Booked a champagne and chocolates flight for my missus and i. Upon arrival, we were told we couldn't have champagne because it was too early in the morning (why let us book it then?) After the flight we didn't get our chocolates. I sent numerous...More

1  Thank Z-Blakey
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Bought this for my friends birthday. We flew from Barton Aerodrome. It was a brilliant sunny day and absolutely perfect for he flight Staff were friendly and explained everything fully. Cannot rate this high enough. Definitely worth the money.

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 13 June 2015

Had a helicopter ride , it was great, the team was also very friendly and pilot Mark was fun. Highly recommended.

Thank LanaGruni
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

Booked a helicopter ride for two which was described as a 'buzz flight'. While a nice experience for first-timers like me, the overall ride (which lasted less than 5 minutes) was underwhelming - you could easily get the same experience and view from a commercial...More

1  Thank Peng Yong S
Reviewed 4 November 2014

My partner and I went on a helicopter flight in Cumbernauld. We had been visiting a nearby attraction when we were asked if we wanted a helicopter ride, which we decided to do, and we were both glad we did! The ride was 5 minutes...More

Thank Skuppy42
Reviewed 13 October 2014 via mobile

I had a helicopter flight out of Scone airport which was described as a thrill seeker flying. The experience was a good one but not exactly thrill seeker flying . So if you book this expecting low level flying with twists and turn then don't....More

Thank Bruce1964
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