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Fleet Helicopters

11 reviews
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Fleet Helicopters: Whether you’re in Armidale for half an hour, a day or a week – if you’re looking for a mild or wild adventure that you will never forget, one of our friendly staff can begin designing an adventure for you.The New England Gorge Country really is Australia’s best-kept secret and the only way to truly appreciate it is from the air. We have a range of tours and adventures from helicopter scenic flights and day trips to out of the way pubs and wineries, a wilderness adventure into the heart of the gorge country or heli-fishing. Fleet Warbirds: We can take you back to a bygone era. From the legendary Boeing Stearman in which a generation of military pilots learned their trade to the fast and powerful T6 Texan which was in active service across the world for over 50 years or the supreme thrill of the L39 Jet we can give you an experience you will never forget. Fast and furious or a nostalgic cruise the choice is yours.
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Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On Monday, 7th Jan my son, his friend and my husband had a 30 minute helicopter flight over the gorges. This was a birthday present and to say they loved it is an understatement. The boys were so excited to fly over our house and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Michele2350
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was the first time I was in a helicopter and I can only recommend it! We had a really nice view over the nature around Armidale and it was an experience I won’t forget for quite some time.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Lachie Onslow and the L-39 Jet is the ultimate combination of magic in the air. To stap yourself into this aircraft with him at the controls and become part of it is like nothing I have ever experienced before. Lachie’s talent and expertise in this...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

You can drive somewhere nearly everyday, but see it from the air, its a totally different perspective. This was a 1st in a helicopter, it was a most pleasurable experience. Great pilot scenery and commentary. Hope to do a plane experience next. Thoroughly recommend.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Ian T
Fleet H, Pilot at Fleet Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

It was a pleasure to have you with us and we are so glad you enjoyed the tour of the wild gorges. We hope the rest your holiday was as exciting Thanks for the review Andrew Fleet Helicopters

Reviewed 10 March 2018

We had an incredibly smooth and picturesque flight with the super capable Andrew Menzies for an hour taking in the 10 gorges near Armidale, New England Tablelands. Andrew took his time to point out all the rivers, gorges, sheer cliffs and interesting geographic features in...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

Some part of the spectacular Oxley Wild Rivers National Park can be visited by road, more is accessible by a dedicated hike but you can only see it all from the air and if you want to get up close and personal then it has...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Thank Lachie Onlsow and Fleet Helicopters, for looking after my 82 yr old Father. My husband and I bought him a sight seeing flight in an Old war plane. He absolutely loved it and said it was one of the best things he's ever done...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Newlywedwifey
Reviewed 3 March 2016

This should be Number 1 on your Bucket List in Armidale! Not only do you get to take in the spectacular Wollomombi George County, you will also experience loops, barrel rolls and other acrobatic moves. My pilot was Lachie - A Red Bull Air Race...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Gounch
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Received a heli-fishing voucher as a Christmas present from my wife. After many failed attempts to use the voucher, we finally got to go last weekend. (The pilot Barry cancelled due to weather conditions - and having learnt the motto from Beyond Ballooning , its...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Ray A
Reviewed 20 November 2014

If you like flying then you will enjoy a flight with Fleet Helicopters in Armidale, N.S.W. I have had the pleasure to fly over the gorge country in one of Fleets Helicopters, the scenery is fantastic, the waterfalls when running are spectacular and the gorges...More

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank Donnie356
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