Scenic Biplane Ride

From: $275   


Bowman Field Airport - Louisville, KY


April - November:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
*Pending pilot availability

Embark on a breathtaking 20-minute scenic flight over the beautiful Louisville Downtown area!

  • Fly with a FAA certified pilot in a modern version of the original 1935 Waco Biplane
  • Open cockpit plane incorporates the latest in aircraft design technology
  • Take in views of downtown Louisville, Churchill Downs and the Ohio River
  • Feel the wind on your face like a real Barnstorming Pilot!

More detailed description >

Take in beautiful views of Downtown Louisville from the seat of a meticulously maintained Waco YMF Biplane!

With an experienced and FAA certifiedpilot manning the controls, you'll span over 30 miles on this 20-minute scenic flight. Enjoy unbeatable aerial views of Downtown Louisville, Churchill Downs, the Ohio River and more!

The open cockpit biplane offers the best views of the surrounding area and you'll feel the wind on your face throughout the flight! Choose to fly solo with the pilot or bring a second person and take in unbelievable views of Louisville!

Key Info >

Essential Information:

  • Combined weight of all passengers must not exceed 450 pounds
  • Participant must present a valid form of ID
  • Headgear with a two-way communication system will be provided

Approximately 20 minutes of flight time

Maximum Participants:
1 or 2 passengers, depending on option selected.

Spectators are encouraged to watch the take-off and landing from the airport.

Weather Dependent:
This experience is weather dependent. In the event of inclement weather, you will work with the pilot to reschedule the experience. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.

What to Wear:
Wear comfortable clothing appropriate for the weather conditions. Closed-toe shoes and sunglasses are recommended. High-heels are not allowed on the flight.

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. Are there any weight restrictions?
    Yes, the combined passenger weight cannot exceed 450 pounds.
  2. Are there any age restrictions?
    No, however anyone under the age of 18 must have parental consent. Cushions are available for passengers shorter than 5'0" and multiple cushions will be provided for passengers shorter than 3'0".
  3. What is the plane like?
    The plane for this experience is a modern version of the original 1935 Waco YMF that incorporates the latest in aircraft design technology.
  4. Will this be an aerobatic flight?
    No, this flight is a scenic flight in the Waco Biplane.

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