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Fly DC3 Auckland

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458 Corsair Lane | Ardmore Airport, Papakura, Auckland 2582, New Zealand
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Fabulous day with Fly DC3 to Whitianga

What an awesome experience to meet such a passionate crew, a lovingly restored DC3 And the... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
lennster2014
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Auckland, New Zealand
What a fantastic experience !

A wonderful, reasonably priced experience. Crew made you feel really welcome and the pre-flight... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
Trickydicky795
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Pukekohe, New Zealand
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Classic DC3 airliner with professional airline crew, provide Scenic tours around Auckland, or private charter flights - either scenic flights, or day or overnight trips. Fly to the famous air shows. New Zealand tours - with Pacific Trailways. Operate from a WW2 hangar with lovely check -in area.
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458 Corsair Lane | Ardmore Airport, Papakura, Auckland 2582, New Zealand
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

What an awesome experience to meet such a passionate crew, a lovingly restored DC3 And the perfect day to enjoy a flight to Whitianga from Ardmore for lunch at Stoked on the waterfront. The entire day from start to finish was fantastic. From the safety...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2017

A wonderful, reasonably priced experience. Crew made you feel really welcome and the pre-flight briefing was very interesting. We were very lucky that the weather was great so the views of Auckland and the surrounding area were stunning. Plenty of room on the aircraft and...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

we were some 26 pax who flew fromn Ardmore to Ohakea air show, super service and crew, all was good. lanede in the middle of the air show, now bus or taxi, just 25 metres. the DC3 leg room is better than Emirates !

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Reviewed 5 January 2017

We flew from Ardmore Airport to Whitianga on the Coromandel on 4th Jan 2017.On my bucket list and it did not disappoint . An amazing aircraft from an era when leg room meant just that and great views of the Hauraki Gulf islands the Coromandel...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2016

We flew from Ardmore to Whitianga with a group to visit Ingrid Boot's exhibition of paintings at Bread & Butter gallery. It was such an amazing experience we did it again the following Sunday and took friends with us. The DC3 is beautiful, it has...More

1  Thank Theboots_11
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Reviewed 11 December 2016

My husband and I spent a very enjoyable day flying from Ardmore aerodrome to Whitianga to attend Ingrid's amazing exhibition. A big 'Thank You,' to Ingrid and Christine for arranging the trip, and to the very professional volunteer crew, who provided us, along with 26...More

1  Thank Wynnis S
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Reviewed 7 December 2016

I shouted my bestie to a flight from Ardmore Auckland to Whiting Coromandel with a group to an exhibition of paintings by Ingrid Boot. Fly by DC3 is such fun! A great experience. Just watching the plane warm up, boarding the plane on a lean,...More

1  Thank Wignells
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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We went to Whitianga with a group to an exhibition of paintings by Ingrid Boot. We flew on the DC3 which was an amazing trip. Last time I flew on a DC3 was NAC Which must have been 45 years ago! The crew were a...More

1  Thank Richard W
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Reviewed 4 December 2016

We went on a special charter to Whitianga for the day on the DC3 from Ardmore - what a magnificent experience - the crew were brilliant, so friendly. The 1940's DC3 is beautifully restored and it's wonderful to have the chance to fly like in...More

1  Thank redh0ney
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Reviewed 8 November 2016

I had bought a gift voucher for a good friend of ours for his 60th birthday. What a great present!!! From the start Jess was a breeze to deal with and the rest of the crew were just as friendly and helpful. The guys had...More

1  Thank Kiwiseeingtheworld
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