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Miami Gliders

28790 SW 217th Ave, North Perimeter Fence, Homestead, FL 33030-7611
+1 786-243-7640
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This is an Update of an Older Review..

In my previous review I rated this as terrible. This was because the pilot did not show up nor had... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2015
Gerasim M
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Hazelwood, MO (St. Louis)
Best time to go Glider flying

I took my son there for his 14th birthday present, several years ago and he got a great ride, that... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2015
David S
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Florida City, Florida, United States
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Miami Gliders is South Florida's premier site for glider flight training. Located just 30 minutes South of Miami and on your way to the Florida Keys and Everglades. Our experienced staff brings the knowledge and the professionalism you expect from aviation professionals. We are FAA certified pilots and flight instructors committed to excellence, safety and above all FUN! We truly enjoy what we do here at Miami Gliders and we can't wait to take you flying.
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8 May 2015
“This is an Update of an Older Review..”
13 Mar 2015
“Best time to go Glider flying”
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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28790 SW 217th Ave, North Perimeter Fence, Homestead, FL 33030-7611
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Reviewed 9 May 2015

In my previous review I rated this as terrible. This was because the pilot did not show up nor had informed us. We were back in South Florida in December so we called and tried again. We set a date and the pilot asked that...More

4  Thank Gerasim M
Reviewed 13 March 2015

I took my son there for his 14th birthday present, several years ago and he got a great ride, that lasted over an hour. We went during the summer, in the morning with very little wind. The ground heated up and gave rise to some...More

2  Thank David S
Reviewed 11 August 2014

What a peaceful and beautiful experience. Nothing compares to flying without an engine, it is so smooth and peaceful. All you hear is the air going by and the 360 degree view is breathtaking. The flight is difficult to explain without experiencing it. The business...More

2  Thank skystuntz
Reviewed 30 July 2014

If you want to feel what it's like to fly in an airplane without the noise of its engine, you gotta fly a glider! It's a fun way to have a nice calm flight while enjoying the view. Steve is an awesome manager and always...More

1  Thank Alex B
Reviewed 15 July 2014

I planned my buddy's bachelor party and we took 5 of us out here to do some gliding. The bachelor had no idea what we were going to do and was pretty shocked/excited when we pulled in. The gliding experience itself was ridiculously fun. Steve...More

2  Thank Josh O
Reviewed 31 December 2013

We called and made an appointment with Steve for 1pm ride two days before our ride. He asked that if we couldn't make it, to please call and let him know. We drove from Pompano Beach to Homestead, a 2 1/2 hour trip through Miami...More

2  Thank Gerasim M
Reviewed 2 February 2011

I can confirm the previous reviews. Having last gone gliding 40 yrs previously in WW2 wood and fabric gliders, this was an awesome experience. Instructions took me right to the edge of the airfield where Miami Gliders is based. Tow launch to 3,500 feet and...More

1  Thank nickcambridge
Reviewed 26 December 2010

I had huge fun with Steve and John at Miami Gliders. I chose the 5200 ft tow and it was worth every cent. Even though the weather wasn't that favorable for soaring, Steve had no trouble filling the flight with acrobatics, sightseeing, information and pure...More

4  Thank tikipirate53
Reviewed 1 December 2010

My wife and I took turns going up in 2 seat gliders - the first time for us mid-50's (ok, maybe I no longer qualify for mid-50's) terrified of heights people. The flights were AWESOME! I went first so I couldn't chicken out after my...More

18  Thank Ternstyle1952
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