Aerobatic Biplane Thrill Ride

From: $325   


Warrenton Airport - Midland, VA


April - November:
Monday through Saturdays
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
*Pending pilot availability

Take to the skies for a looping, rolling, spinning aerial adventure on an Aerobatic Biplane Thrill Ride!

  • Fly with a Masters Aerobatic Champion and Certified FAA Pilot with over 38 years of experience
  • Enjoy 30 or 60 minutes of open cockpit flying in a historic, meticulously restored World War II Stearman Biplane
  • Your pilot will perform a full Cuban 8, 4-point roll, a split and series of other maneuvers to give you the ride of a lifetime!

More detailed description >

Climb into the seat of a beautifully restored World War II Stearman for a ride you're sure to remember on the Aerobatic Biplane Thrill Ride!

Your adventure will begin with a meet and greet with your pilot followed by a pre-flight briefing and safety demonstration. Next you'll climb into the aircraft and be securely strapped into your seat. Once you take-off and climb to an altitude of 3,000 feet, your pilot will begin executing aerial acrobatic maneuvers.

Maneuvers on your flight may include:

  • Cuban 8's
  • 4-Point rolls
  • Dives
  • Split S's
  • Loops
  • Spins
  • Wing-Overs

30-Minute Aerobatic Ride:
For the thrill seeker! Enjoy 30 minutes of adrenaline filled flight time customized to your comfort level. Experience the rush of aerobatic maneuvers and get a feel for what it is like to be a fighter pilot!

60-Minute Ultimate Biplane Adventure:
For the adventurous passenger who wants to try it all! Enjoy a full hour of flight time customized to what you want. Get a taste of aerobatics, take the controls, or simply sit back and enjoy the sights!

With a Masters Aerobatic Champion at the controls, you'll get a taste of a real WWII aerial dog fight on the Aerobatic Biplane Thrill Ride!

Key Info >

Essential Information:

  • One passenger per flight
  • Participant must weigh no more than 300 pounds
  • Participant must present a valid form of ID
  • Headgear will be provided
  • You'll wear a safety parachute and be properly briefed before being strapped into the seat

Approximately 30 or 60 minutes of flight time, depending on the option selected.

Maximum Participants:
1 passenger per flight

Spectators are encouraged to watch the take-off and landing. The airport has a climate-controlled lounge area equipped with restrooms and vending machines.

Weather Dependent:
This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.

What to Wear:
Wear comfortable clothing appropriate for the weather conditions. Closed-toes shoes and sunglasses are recommended.

Booking Information:
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 14 days in advance.

Cancellation Policy:
Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9 Living's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, no refunds will be given. Rescheduling is allowed up to 72 hours prior to your experience, failure to appear on your booked date or to reschedule at least 72 hours prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience. In the event your experience is canceled due to inclement weather you will reschedule your experience directly with your pilot.

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View FAQ's >

  1. What do I need to bring with me?
    Please bring a valid form of ID with you to the airport.
  2. Will I be cold in the open cockpit?
    It is recommended to bring a light jacket with you but it does depend on the season and weather for the day. During the summer months, a jacket is not always needed. Gloves during cooler months are recommended.
  3. Can I bring a camera on board?
    Participants may bring a camera on board, however it is recommended to use a secure wrist strap.
  4. Are there any height, weight or age restrictions?
    The passenger must weigh no more than 300 pounds. To ensure the parachute fits correctly, this flight is suitable for anyone over the age of 12. There are no height restrictions.

Customer Reviews:

  • Aerobatic Biplane Thrill Ride

  • November 05, 2015

  • 5

  • Baltimore

"David was amazing. Me being a pilot as well, he made the experience unforgettable. I can't wait to do it again!"

  • Aerobatic Biplane Thrill Ride

  • November 03, 2015

  • 5

  • Baltimore

"This was an amazing day! The plane was gorgeous, and the pilot (David Brown) was wonderful. He was fun and friendly, and he clearly was an experienced pilot. This ride was exciting and fun! A day to remember."

  • Aerobatic Biplane Thrill Ride

  • October 05, 2015

  • 5

  • Baltimore

"I had a great time and will return. My instructor was fanatic and made my experience worth returning for a longer session, whether you just wanted a nice, smooth plane ride or the excitement of flips, turns, etc."