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New York City Open-Door Helicopter Flight (Shared) provided by Wings Air Helicopters

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New York City Open-Door Helicopter Flight (Shared)

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 02/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 02/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    67 Tower Rd
    67 Tower Rd, West Harrison, NY 10604, USA
    Ross Aviation West hangar
    See address & details
  • 1
    Wings Air Helicopter Charter, New York
    Stop: 30 minutes
    See details
    Pass by
    George Washington Bridge
    Yankee Stadium
    Central Park
    Empire State Building
    Madison Square Garden
    One World Trade Center
    Statue of Liberty
    Brooklyn Bridge
  • 2
    Wings Air Helicopter Charter, New York
    Stop: 5 minutes
    See details
  • You'll end at
    67 Tower Rd
    67 Tower Rd, West Harrison, NY 10604, USA
    Ross Aviation West hangar
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
67 Tower Rd, West Harrison, NY 10604, USA
Duration
1h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • One seat aboard shared 1-hour open-door flight
  • Live pilot commentary
Exclusions
  • Airport fee $25 per person
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Photo flights depart from Westchester County Airport in White Plains, a relaxed crowd-free location just outside NYC easily accessed by public transit (Metro-North rail from Grand Central Terminal) or car (free parking).
  • Convenient roundtrip transfers are available from anywhere in Manhattan for additional fee (if option selected).
  • Photo flights go directly over Manhattan (except restricted areas). Routes are subject to change based on weather, air traffic control and temporary flight restrictions.
  • 2-3 passengers fly in Robinson R44 helicopter, 4-5 passengers fly in AStar helicopter. Parties over 5 passengers will fly divided.
  • Maximum weight 250 lbs per passenger, also subject to combined weight limits per helicopter: 500 lbs (226 kg) in 3-passenger R44 helicopter and 1,000 lbs (453 kg) in 5-passenger Airbus helicopters.
  • Maximum passenger height in 3-passenger R44 helicopter is 6 ft 3 in (192 cm).
  • Flights should be booked for the first days of your New York visit, in case of schedule changes due to bad weather or helicopter maintenance.
  • This is not a private flight. Shared flights require a minimum of 2 passengers to operate and may be cancelled if minimum is not met.
  • Photo flights are flown with open doors unless otherwise requested. Door removal is at the sole discretion of Pilot In Command.
  • Doors are not removed if it's less than 30 degrees Fahrenheit (-1 Celsius) outside.
  • Passengers must wear 'quick release' seatbelts during the entire flight.
  • Cameras and smartphones must be secured with neck straps or wrist straps. Smartphone holders are provided by local partner upon request for additional fee.
  • Bags and any loose items must be stowed or left behind for the entire duration of the flight.
  • The use of poles or selfie sticks that could protrude from the aircraft is prohibited.
  • Legs and feet must be kept inside the helicopter at all times. Anyone violating this important safety policy is subject to the immediate termination of their flight with no refund and a penalty of $250 USD.
  • Minimum age 14 years.
  • Under 18 requires parental or guardian consent.
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones are not allowed on helicopter flights.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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MancTommo wrote a review Nov 2019
United Kingdom183 contributions75 helpful votes
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The best thing we did on our trip to NY was to do a 30 min doors off (feet out) helicopter ride over NY. It was simply amazing!!! You have to be lucky with the weather as we were as day before and after all flights were cancelled and you can only rebook a flight on another
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Response from wingsairheli, General Manager at New York City Open-Door Helicopter Flight (Shared)
Responded 9 Jan 2020
Hello, Your review is for the wrong company. We are Wings Air Helicopters, not FlyNYON. Although we do offer open-door flights as well, we do not allow feet outside the helicopter.
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By: Wings Air Helicopters
nicktrigili20
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It was picture PERFECT !
Everything was professional from start to finish . Starting with Anna taking care of all of the planning. She was A
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349bennym
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The BEST!!!
They were awesome.. I planed my engagement with them also. Anna kept me connected on the booking and allowed me to
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sarahsF5401TM
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AMAZING EXPERIENCE
AMAZING EXPERIENCE Where do I start? I’ve booked this tour for my husband and I and I am afraid to death of flyin
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Oz_Leeds
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Helicopter tour of NYC from Westchester
We had the most amazing experience with this company....booked in advance via TripAdvisor before we arrived in NYC.
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syedr33
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Bait and switch
Terrible customer service. Booked a last minute provate tour for Dec 15 on a bright sunny day. The provider did not
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Town777
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Blew our mind!!!
What an awesome way to see NYC! From start to finish what a most excellent adventure. Service, hospitality and the
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Blossoms4R
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Awesome
Definitely recommend. Nick was wonderful. Surprise my husband for his birthday. He thoroughly enjoyed it and will
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frodvegas
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50th birthday treat
This was so much better than I expected!! We were picked up and driven an to a lovely private airport with a nice w
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C4394LJjenniferh
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Great Sunset Flight over New York
After the initial hiccup of having to be rescheduled, which was managed well by Anna the manager, we had a spectacu
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wanderlust_nyc02
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Great experience for aerial photo tours in NYC
Yesterday was my fifth flight with Wings Air Helicopters and I can’t wait to book my next tour with them! I have
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Brunobu
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Christmas Eve with the kids and Wings
We arranged a special surprise trip with Wings Helicopters for our 2 young daughters on Christs Eve last. Its was t
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Antonio H
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A Ride to remember
A ride to remember a lifetime, Anthony the pilot was very accommodating and acted as the tour guide as well.
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Rick H
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Best part of the trip to NYC
They were extremely flexible picking not only me up in brooklyn but friends in harlem as well. Its a bit of a driv
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Geir Anders B
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Excellent way to see Manhattan!
This is probably the best way to see Manhattan! Our pilot was very friendly and pointed out all the sights, as well
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Sal L
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Million dollar views
Want to see the Hudson Valley from a birds eye view and this was as good as it gets. Staff is helpful and the proxi
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Key Details
  • Duration: 1h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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