Sonoma Aerobatic Biplane Flight

Enjoy a Nostalgic Aerobatic Biplane Ride Over Sonoma in a 1942 WWII Open Cockpit Biplane

Sonoma Aerobatic Flight Options (optional):
  • Sonoma Aerobatic Biplane Flight For Two Bring a Guest on your aerobatic adventure for a total of two passengers during this 20 minute aerobatic adventure.

    + $95 Total: $320
  • Sonoma Aerobatic Explorer Flight Extend the Length of your aerobatic flight by 20 minutes for a total of 40 minutes in the air. You may choose to fly to the Pacific Ocean, to San Francisco, or over the beautiful Wine Country.

    + $120 Total: $345
  • Sonoma Aerobatic Explorer Flight for Two Extend the Length of your aerobatic flight by 20 minutes for a total of 40 minutes in the air AND bring one additional Guest (two passengers). You may choose to fly to the Pacific Ocean, to San Francisco, or over the beautiful Wine Country.

    + $265 Total: $490

About This Experience

General Information hide

Don your flying cap, climb onto the wing and into the front seat of a 1942 WWII Boeing PT-17 Stearman! Then It’s chocks away and this beautiful trip into a bygone era begins.

Hear the Engine roar as you taxi runway and take off to the sky! For approximately 20 minutes you will get to know how the pioneers of flight felt as you are taken over the fields, hills and bays of stunning Southern Sonoma. Enjoy views of the gorgeous fields and vineyards below during this once-in-a-lifetime experience. After you have taken in the sights on the more tranquil leg of the flight your pilot will then climb to the right altitude to perform the loops and rolls. This one is not for the faint of heart! If you are up for it you will get to experience the famous Cuban Eight!

So whether you have always wanted to fly in a vintage plane or you are looking for a thrilling experience, this Sonoma Aerobatic Biplane Flight is the perfect gift!

Where It's Located hide

  • Sonoma, California

Who Is Included hide

Participants
The Aerobatic Biplane Flight In Sonoma Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for one participant. This is a private flight.

Guests
One guest may be added onto the certificate by choosing an additional guest option for a total of two passengers. The width of both passengers must not exceed 32" across. Spectators may watch your aerobatic flight from the ground at the airport.

When It Is Offered hide

The Aerobatic Biplane Flights are offered offered on Thursdays and Fridays, April thru October; and year-round on Saturdays and Sundays, subject to availability. Flights are available from 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM.

How Long Is It hide

The Aerobatic Biplane Flight in Sonoma Valley has a flight time of 15 to 20 minutes and a total duration of approximately 45 minutes.

Weather hide

The Sonoma Aerobatic Biplane Rides may be rescheduled by the Pilot due to high winds, heavy rain, fog or other inclement weather. Flights do not take place if the weather is below 65 degrees or above 100 degrees, and will be rescheduled.

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably, flat rubber-soled shoes, layers and sunglasses are recommended for this open-cockpit adventure.

Additional Information hide

Your experience will take place in a Boeing PT-17 Stearman. This was the first aircraft a cadet would fly during flight training prior to and during World War ll. Known for its stability and strength; the Stearman was a reliable primary trainer and remains a popular classic today.

Each pilot is fully certified by the Federal Aviation Administration, has accumulated thousands of hours of flight time and takes an annual proficiency check ride administered by an FAA designated flight examiner.

The front seat of the plane is a bench with the width of 32." If binging a guest your combined width must be less than that. Each passenger must wear a parachute in accordance with FAA guidelines which will take up some of the space.

Flights do not take place if the weather is below 65 degrees or above 100 degrees, as the plane has an open cockpit.

Children under the age of 10 should fly with an adult and must be at least 48" tall. Participants are required to sign a Liability Release Form prior to flight, and a parent or guardian must sign for anyone under the age of 18.

ITEM/SKU NUMBER: 02GR327AB1

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Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Aerobatic Biplane Flight In Sonoma Experience require seven (7) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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