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Tampa Bay Aviation

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First Time Helicopter Ride

My son who is eight years old had expressed interest in flying in a helicopter, but was... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Randy L
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Unbeatable views and smooth ride!

We had an excellent tour with Ronnie today out of Albert Whitted Airport! Thanks for showing us our... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
Beth K
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Tampa Bay Aviation offers scenic helicopter tours out of Albert Whitted Airport! We have multiple tours available, even an option to customize your own personal experience! Give us a call today at 727-461-5229
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

My son who is eight years old had expressed interest in flying in a helicopter, but was apprehensive. Our first visit to Tampa Bay Aviation the pilot Ronnie allowed us to walk out to the helicopter, look and sit inside, talked about what to expect,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Randy L
Reviewed 21 October 2018

We had an excellent tour with Ronnie today out of Albert Whitted Airport! Thanks for showing us our hometown from a new perspective. Unbeatable views and smooth ride! I would highly recommend this tour to locals and tourists.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Beth K
StellaL1527, Marketing Manager at Tampa Bay Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

So glad you had a great time. Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts with us, and we sincerely hope you will return to see more of the area from the sky!

Reviewed 8 October 2018

We took the Tampa Bay tour and really loved it! I thought it would be scary but after a few seconds I was hooked! Ryan was our pilot and he was wonderful! It was a very breezy day but he made it seem effortless and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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StellaL1527, Marketing Manager at Tampa Bay Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts with us. We definitely would love to see you again flying the skies with us.

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Our pilot Ryan was great! We took our 11 year old boy and he loved it. Would highly recommend as a family experience. The sights were beautiful and we felt safe the entire time. Must do adventure when visiting St. Pete!! The food at The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

I took my dad for this helicopter ride for his birthday-we both had a great time! Our pilot was Ronnie who I highly recommend. He was patient, polite, and informative. My dad has Parkinson's and he was really good with him. We did the trip...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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StellaL1527, Marketing Manager at Tampa Bay Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Thank you for your comments and we are so glad that you and your dad enjoyed the trip. We hope you will fly with us again and perhaps take the Clearwater Beaches and Tarpon Springs tour next to see more of what this area has...More

Reviewed 31 August 2018

My first time in a helicopter and I'm hooked. It was a belated Christmas gift and we chose the Skyway experience and it was fabulous. We even got to hover over our house and take lots of photos. Our pilot, Ryan, was amazing and made...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We did the treasure your with Ryan, and let me tell you, it was a treasure!! Awesome😃 I wanted to go to fly past the pirates pub n grub at Johns pass (where I work) and he made it happen. Then down our beautiful beaches...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

What a perfect flight over all the sights of St. Pete, Tampa, the beaches, Skyway, Ft. DeSoto, and our own neighborhood! Our pilot, Ryan, gave a knowledgeable, detailed description of what we were seeing. We especially appreciated his environmental knowledge! The chopper was comfortable, air...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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StellaL1527, Marketing Manager at Tampa Bay Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

We are so pleased that you had a memorable flight and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon to fly the skies with us!

Reviewed 22 August 2018

My husband and I celebrated our 31st anniversary by taking a 10 minute helicopter ride. It was awesome! Ryan, our pilot, was very knowledgeable and explained everything before we took off and was very good at pointing out landmarks. I would definitely recommend. We will...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Stella L, Marketing Manager at Tampa Bay Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Linda we are so happy that you enjoyed your flight and we look forward to welcoming you both back soon!

Reviewed 11 July 2018

Helicopter ride with Ryan as our pilot. Right from the start we saw dolphin feeding, a large school of tarpon, a manatee really near some swimmers (they might have gotten a surprise snort) ha ha. Ryan kept us oriented as two where we were on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Stella L, Marketing Manager at Tampa Bay Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

We are so glad you had a great tour with Ryan your pilot. We hope that you will return one day soon and try some of our other tours, or even perhaps try flying one of our Cessna 172's on an intro flight. We look...More

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