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Classic Aviators Tours

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Address: Katama Airfield, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA
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+1 508-693-4028

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Best Splurge on MV

I have been up three times, each time is more magical than the last. The pilots are full of local knowledge and do a great job pointing out island points of interest below. If you... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 December 2016
cait g
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

I have been up three times, each time is more magical than the last. The pilots are full of local knowledge and do a great job pointing out island points of interest below. If you tell them where you live or where you are staying on the island they will do a fly over and circle around your house of... More 

Thank cait g
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

We highly recommend this exhilarating biplane ride. It's thrilling, and offers a wondrous view of the island. The open cockpit flight is a favorite of family and friends visiting us in our Katama home. Combine your flight with a meal at the Right Fork Diner . . . perhaps eating and relaxing at the airfield after your flight . .... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

This was a FANTASTIC experience! My son and I decided to go on the thrill ride, and what an experience it was doing somersaults up in the air. We felt completely safe with our parachutes on, and the pilot could not be more professional. Yes, we were apprehensive (not as much as our family watching on terra firma), but we... More 

Thank youwannaknow
Reston, Virginia, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

I have taken four biplane rides and have loved them all. Especially the one around the whole island. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Recommend the biplane rides highly!

Thank Kathryn J
Mohnton, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

We took the most popular tour over the eastern side of the island. The experience was fantastic. You are sitting in the front cockpit ahead of the pilot. You wear a helmet, goggles, radio and are belted in. There is two way communication with the pilot. He was very informative and gave a running description of the island, celebrity houses,... More 

Thank AnneandJohn803
Lake Park, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

Thanks to Mike for take us on an awesome tour of the Vineyard by air! The only thing missing was the silk scarf blowing in the breeze. Beautiful, clear day to take in the sights and Mike pointed out all the highlights of the island. It's a once in a lifetime so don't hesitate to try it!

Thank Maryann M
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120 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2013

Searching for something to do while visiting Marthas Vineyard I stumbled upon this diamond in the rough! One of the few remaining land airstrips. It was as though we had stepped back into another time era. Men working in the hangar, small town diner and acres of primal land. Alex was instrumental in setting up our reservation, prompt to respond... More 

Thank glapril
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2013

The entire adventure was fun and exciting from start to finish! We climbed into the vintage bi-plane, got buckled in, hat and goggles on, and off we went! We chose the 35-minute flight that covered most of the major towns and beaches on the Vineyard. It was a crystal clear summer day and the flight was so much fun. The... More 

Thank sailorgirl461
East Hampstead, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2011

My husband and I were presented with a gift certificate for a bi-plane ride at Classic Aviator Tours in Edgartown/Martha's Vineyard. The gift certificate was for a flight over Chappaquidick. Can say that at first I was certainly a bit nervous about it, but as they instructed us and got us safely into the plane, my anxiety lessened. Our wonderful... More 

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