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Flight Academy of New Orleans - Aerial Tours

5701 Walter Beech St, New Orleans, LA 70126-8021
+1 504-241-9131
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Fly a Plane in New Orleans: No Experience or License Required
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5701 Walter Beech St, New Orleans, LA 70126-8021
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I found this outlet by googling best things to do in NOLA. And it striked me as different, and interesting. Staff is super professional, and the pilot a great guide in addition to being a great pilot! We booked the 30 minutes flight which was...More

Thank ElenaQ_50
Management response:

Thank you for the lovely review! We truly appreciate you taking the time to write us a review and are glad you had a great experience! Come back and see us!

Reviewed 13 April 2017

I took my boyfriend on a birthday trip to New Orleans and wanted to give him an experience to remember! Aside from the usual visits to Cafe du Monde, the French Quarter, and some famous jazz spots, I decided to book us the "romance package"...More

Thank Barklie E
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Thank you for the lovely recommendation! We're so happy to give you a once in a lifetime experience, and I hope it was just as memorable for your boyfriend!

Reviewed 5 April 2017

The flight lesson was incredible! I was nervous at first but had nothing to worry about. The pilot, Captain Hook (awesome name), made me feel comfortable. His knowledge of the history of the city was great. Everyone in the office was friendly. I can't wait...More

1  Thank 43biancal
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Thank you, Bianca! We're so happy you had an amazing experience with us and truly appreciate you telling others about it. We hope to see you again some time soon!

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We had such a great experience! We definitely would come back! I'm really glad we picked the 1hr tour because we were able to have the time to circle back so both my hubby and I could both share in the amazing views of New...More

Thank Mary J
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

We did this tour today. And, it was great! The associates were very friendly and the pilot made sure to point out sites and make us feel comfortable. The only caveat would be to not do this after a night out on Bourbon Street. We...More

Thank Robert G
Management response:

Hi Robert! We're so glad you enjoyed your adventure with us! And we're very happy you didn't have to use the bags :) Thank you for this lovely review, and come back and see us again!

Reviewed 24 February 2017

If you go? and I will hope you go. Do your self a favor and watch Aerial America New Orleans after you go. This was a grate ride. David who was our pilot was amazing. The knowledge he knew about the history of this city...More

Thank bobknap
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Hi Bob! Thank you for this fantastic review! We love knowing that our customers leave happy and just as amazed with our beautiful city as we are. We would love for you to come back and bring your friends along with you :)

Reviewed 15 February 2017

Owners are very rude and unreasonable, not friendly at all for working with the public. I feel bad for the employees having to put up with it daily. Other than that, the experience in the air was nice and beautiful This is definitely a sight...More

1  Thank debbie122017
Management response:

We’re very sorry to hear this. At Flight Academy, we put customer service as a top priority and hope to make your visit with us as smooth and enjoyable as possible. We are always open to ways we can improve our service experience and customer...More

Reviewed 30 January 2017

What a way to view the beautiful city of New Orleans. I had booked a demo flight lesson on C172/PA28. With only basic instructions, they allow you to take controls of the plane. Taking off/on, changing the direction, speed/altitude etc. Plus the beautiful new Orleans...More

Thank Krishna P
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Hi Krishna! Thank you for this fabulous review! We can't wait to get you started on your path to becoming a pilot!

Reviewed 15 January 2017

We took the 45 minute daytime flight and loved it! It was a beautiful, clear day, so we could see really well. Our pilot, Jose, was great about giving history and info about the sites below, and generally making sure we had a good time....More

1  Thank TravelAndTrips
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Wow, what lovely review! We're so glad your tour with us was unforgettable, and thank you so much for the great feedback.

Reviewed 8 December 2016

for my sons birthday we booked the flying course with the academy. the experience was unique. my son had an amazing time and wants to go back. David, his instructor, just fantastic... gave him lots of information on ground and incredible lesson in the air....More

1  Thank Michele R
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