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Florida Air Tours

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Address: 475 Manor Dr, Merritt Island, FL 32952-3791
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+1 321-392-4125

Experience the thrill and adventure of flying in an Open Cockpit Biplane or...

Experience the thrill and adventure of flying in an Open Cockpit Biplane or Modern R-44 Helicopter! Enjoy the unsurpassed views of the Beaches, Port Canaveral, Kennedy Space Center, and the many other incredible sights of our local area! Florida Air Tours operates from two locations daily. The Biplanes fly from the Merritt Island Airport and the Helicopter flies from Port Canaveral. We offer a range of air tours from 5 to 45-minute scenic tours as well as romantic sunset flights. For those looking for added adventure, we also offer aerobatic upgrades to any of our Biplane tours. Our Helicopter is over-water equipped and air-conditioned. We employ a full time maintenance staff, and are Veteran Owned and Operated. We look forward to providing you with the best flight experience on the Space Coast!

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Classic Biplane flight (with aerobatics)

Best 30 minutes of the holiday so far! Beautiful WW2 biplane. After a quick safety briefing & parachute fitting (in the unlikely chance you have to bail out, etc...) we were... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best 30 minutes of the holiday so far! Beautiful WW2 biplane. After a quick safety briefing & parachute fitting (in the unlikely chance you have to bail out, etc...) we were strapped in & taken up over Port Canaveral & on to Cocoa Beach, where our pilot, Katie, performed loop the loops and various barrel rolls. Just brilliant! Wish we'd... More 

Thank adammharvey
Melbourne, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My girlfriend surprised me with a flight for my birthday and not only was it an awesomely cool surprise because I love aviation but I've lived here in Brevard Coubty since 1972 and I was very lucky to not only have a beautiful day to to fly but I had the opportunity to see the Central Brevard Beaches AND Cape... More 

Thank Frank H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Pilot Steve was great! will definitely do this again---maybe the flips next time! there was 4 of us and we all thought the same thing--- exhilarating and so glad we ventured outside of our box and did something so much fun- Thank you

Thank lori w
Omaha, Nebraska
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

This was an amazing experience and what a unique opportunity! To fly in a vintage open cockpit biplane doing loops, rolls and wing-overs leaves an indescribable feeling, and to experience this over beautiful Cocoa Beach and the ocean was so thrilling! The pilot, Jim Gramke is possibly the greatest pilot to have ever flown (I may be a little biased,... More 

Thank agramke
Vero beach
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

My boyfriend Richard was very surprised for his sunset birthday biplane trip!! What a beautiful piece of history!! We had an awesome time and everything was perfect!! Our pilot Steve was great and we felt comfortable & safe. I'd defiantly recommend this tour for anyone.

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Lexington, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We took the Classic Biplane tour. It was the most exhilarating thing I have ever done. The pilot was very friendly. The ride was so smooth. Best experience ever. Didn't want to get off. Views were spectacular. Awesome!!!!

Thank cbos77
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

If you do nothing else do this! Everyone was helpful and shifted the flight as we arrived early. I just did the standard experience and it was awesome. If you have the nerve do the aerobatics as the buzz must be intense. I have the video of the flight you can buy at a reasonable price and can revisit this... More 

Thank Anthony H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

This was a fantastic attraction well worth the money. The owner Mark was very helpful and the other pilot Steve who took me up was great and informative. He also allowed me to steer the plane. Great opportunity for aerial photos too. Your in the front of an authentic WWII trainer plane.

Thank Dale A
St. Petersburg, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

There's no words to really describe what it was like to fly over the area you just surfed. To be able to do loops and barrel rolls in such a historic aircraft with an awesome pilot (Jim)...if you like smiling uncontrollably then do it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

While the plan was a bike ride; I made a spur of the moment decision while driving into the Port and seeing the Helicopter. The time is nearing that my Son makes his big move to New Zealand. You should have seen the look on his face when I said "forget the bike ride lets get in the helicopter". Andrew... More 

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