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OBX Airplanes

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Come see the Outer Banks from the sky on one of our scenic tours, let us take you on an AEROBATIC RIDE (so you can check it off your bucket list!) or actually LEARN TO FLY! **AERIAL TOURS START AT JUST $15/PER PERSON!! We offer tours of the historic...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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410 Airport Rd, Dare County Regional Airport Terminal, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9110
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+1 252-489-8165
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Reviewed 3 days ago

As a very experienced student pilot, while vacationing with family at the Outer Banks, my wife and I inquired about renting a Cessna 172 and instructor for a couple hours to mix sightseeing with training. We were introduce to John at OBX and had the...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Just long enough and pilot kept him educated in his surroundings. I recommend this to anyone. And how cool to fly over the Wright's first flight site.

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Jenny H, Manager at OBX Airplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

The discovery flight is just the perfect flight for someone's first ride! We are glad you enjoyed your flight.

Reviewed 4 days ago

Great experience, well worth it! I would recommend at least taking the 20 minute ride. The pilot was friendly and made the experience great!

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Jenny H, Manager at OBX Airplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

That's great to hear! We work to offer a safe & affordable experience! There's nothing like a flight over the Outer Banks in the fall!

Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I were at the Outter Banks for our honeymoon. We went up in the red biplane. It was so much fun! The pilot was very knowlegeable and well skilled.

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Jenny H, Manager at OBX Airplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Luke loves to fly our beautiful red biplane! We are so happy you went for a flight with us!

Reviewed 5 days ago

this is the third time we took a plade ride with obx airplanes and every experience has been wonderful!

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Jenny H, Manager at OBX Airplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Have you flown in our biplane? Next time you're in show this review & we will be happy to give you some free OBX Airplane's t-shirts.

Reviewed 5 days ago

We did a biplane flight on a recent visit to the OBX. There were four of us so we did did two flights, we all had a great time! If you are looking to experience a biplane flight, we all recommend OBX Airplanes!!

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Jenny H, Manager at OBX Airplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for flying with us & especially in the open cockpit!

Reviewed 6 days ago

Took two of my daughters up for about a 20 minutes flight. They loved it and it was plenty of time in the air. We'd definitely do it again!

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Jenny H, Manager at OBX Airplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Next time get your pilot to take you to the Oregon Inlet, Bodie Island Lighthouse & over the new Bonner Bridge! You won't regret it!

Reviewed 1 week ago

This adventure was great and recommended by one of the workers we got to see the outer banks from a birds eye view and cost less than $80 for 3 of us

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had Max as a pilot and he was great with my son. He let him sit up front and he talked to him the entire time we were flying making him feel more at ease. This was the first time for him in a...More

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Jenny H, Manager at OBX Airplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Max loves to take kids on their first flight in a small plane! Max is a flight instructor here so when your son is old enough he should come back for flight lessons!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Experience of a lifetime. Take the longer tour...its so worth it. Our pilot was very professional and personable. Beautiful scenery.

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Lori M
11 August 2018|
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Response from Thomas H | Reviewed this property |
It is harder then getting into a car. Kind of like getting into a high 4 wheel drive pickup. There is a step to get in and he would have to sit up front as it is easier than getting into the back. The trip is worth it.
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Lori M
11 August 2018|
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Response from OBXAirplanes | Property representative |
Great question! It is not difficult getting in or out of our planes, but it's all relative to each passenger's needs. We can accommodate most any situation as needed. It is not a race and you can absolutely take whatever... More
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