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CQ Adventure Flights

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“scenic flight”(10 reviews)
CQ Adventure Flights is an adrenaline pumping adventure flight company, based in Airlie Beach. We are a little bit different from the other flights in the Whitsundays though… Our aeroplane is a Yakovlev 52 (Yak52), Russian Fighter Pilot Trainer, and...more
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| Main Terminal, Whitsunday Airport, Flametree, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 422 875 541
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

This flight is beyond words to describe. From start to finish and beyond you cannot remove the smile from your face. Would recommend to anyone thinking about doing this to just go and do it! The owner / pilot Nick is excellent!! Locals and tourist...More

Thank smdp28
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic afternoon with cq adventure flights! So much fun and Brick the pilot was exceptional. Highly recommend thanks for a great flight.

Thank Shanks R
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

We were so pleased with our experience!! We did the bells beach flight which took 20 minutes, some in our group chose to take part in some of their more thrilling options (loops and tricks) which they all said was exactly what they expected and...More

Thank natashasedwards
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Birthdays... What do you get someone who doesn't want any more 'stuff''? An amazing and thrilling flight from CQ! Hubby and my birthdays are a few days apart and I needed to get something he would like but was not predictable. I surprised him with...More

1  Thank Anna M
Nick211088, Owner at CQ Adventure Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2018

Hi Anna and Carsten! It was such a pleasure to take you both on the flight of your life, and I am so pleased that you both enjoyed your time. It always gives me the greatest buzz to take people on the flight that they...More

Reviewed 1 February 2018

You climb up onto the rivetted steel wing of the Yak, Nick fastens a lifejacket around your waist, and then you clamber into the cockpit. Sitting back in the rugged seat, you instantly realise that this is no commercial passenger plane - you’re surrounded by...More

Thank George M
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

I took the mental flight. The pilot gave a thorough briefing and made me feel at ease. Flying upside down is great fun! So is pulling 5 G in a loop! Definitely recommend this to anyone .

Thank Bantry95
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Can't recommend this enough. Forget the usual guff, this is something that needs to be experienced from the G to the upside down scenery. Pilot Nick is super cool in his approach and execution of aeronautics.

Thank Alexander M
Reviewed 15 November 2017

I lived in Airlie Beach for couple of years and I’ve always seen that red plane looping over the lagoon then I decided to have a closer interest and met nick the pilot. Passionated person he take pride to show you how it works, when...More

Thank ArnaudB908
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend! My partner and I both had such a great experience flying with Nick in the stunning Yak Plane. What a unique way to see Airley Beach and the Whitsundays from high up and upside down! Nick took me for some incredibly exciting...More

Thank Liz Y
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing, the best way to see the Whitsundays, and airlie beach. Great job Totally recommended. Very unfortunate that this company is airlie beach based but very difficult to find and leave a review on trip adviser as it is advertised as flametree which is wrong...More

1  Thank Sheila C
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