Flight Experience

No experience necessary! Fly the Hawaiian sky!

For those who always liked airplanes and dreamt of flying, an aspiring pilot, or love computer-simulated games and want to try the real thing, “Experience Flight” is the course for you. This course is designed for various people to easily experience the joy of flight and piloting.

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Flight Experience Courses

We offer 2 courses and 2 types of aircraft.

Short Course

After take-off from Honolulu International Airport, we fly out to Waikiki, Hawaii Kai, and the Punchbowl area, then return to the airport. Approx 30 minutes. Minimum of 2 people required for the course. Passengers will not control the aircraft and will be seated in the rear seat for the 30 minutes duration of the flight.

Air Craft Single

Single Engine Aircraft
 Air Craft Double

Multi Engine Aircraft
Pilot
$209
Pilot
$339
Passenger
$169
Passenger
$189
Capacity
4(pilot included)
Capacity
6(pilot included)

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Standard Course

Upon take-off from Honolulu International Airport, we fly to Waikiki, Hanauma Bay, Sea Life Park, Kailua, Polynesian Cultural Center, Sunset Beach, Waimea, Dole, Pearl Harbor,  then return. Approx 1 hour, available to singles. If you have a passenger, they will be seated in the rear seat for the duration of the flight.

Air Craft Single

Single Engine Aircraft
 Air Craft Double

Multi Engine Aircraft
Pilot
$299
Pilot
$509
Passenger
$209
Passenger
$219
Capacity
4(pilot included)
Capacity
6(pilot included)

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*Flight course may change due to weather.
*Discount would be applied to regular price when reserved through this site.
*Employees at airline companies are eligible for airline discount.

Fly the Hawaiian sky on the plane you pilot!

Flight Experience Course process

After a simple briefing with a video prior to boarding, your once in a lifetime experience will start! With the instructor seated right next to you, you will take-off, level out and land. Upon returning to base, you will receive a certificate and an original flight logbook autographed by your instructor!

Enter the Runway, and Prepare for Takeoff

 

It’s just like driving a car to the runway. When you take your position on the Honolulu International Airport runway, place your hands on the control stick and throttle. When the flight instructor tells you to do so, slowly nudge the throttle forward. The plane will increase speed along with a deafening roar.

Pull the Controls and Takeoff

 

As the plane goes down the runway, slowly pull back on the controls at 60 knots when the instructor gives you the signal. The plane lifts off surprisingly easily. This is the moment you will feel the excitement that you are in control of the plane!

From climbing to level flight

 

When the altimeter points at 1:30, you are at 1500 feet. Push the controls forward slowly and align the dashboard with the horizon to attain level flight. If the horizon drops below the dashboard, you are climbing, and if it rises, you are descending.

Push forward on controls and land

 

All the runways are numbered. The flight instructor will communicate with the control tower via radio to get clearance for a certain runway. When you see your assigned runway, push forward on your controls slowly to start your descent. The instructor will guide you all the way through. Great job!