T6 Texan Warbird Ride - Outer Banks
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Daily - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Step back in time and experience what it's like to fly in an authentic WWII aircraft on this T6 Texan Warbird Ride over the Outer Banks of North Carolina!
- Fly with a FAA Certified Pilot with over 35 years of flying experience
- Enjoy scenic views from the seat of an authentic 1943 WWII North American AT-6 named Sweet Sophia
- Choose between 15, 30, 45 and 60-minute tour options
- Keep a watchful eye on the water for potential views of dolphins, sea turtles, and even shipwrecks
- Explore the Outer Banks from a brand new perspective!
Whether you're a local or just visiting North Carolina, this T6 Texan Warbird Ride is the perfect way to see the famous Outer Banks!
Feel the rush of adrenaline run through your body as you speed down the airstrip and lift off into the clear blue sky in an authentic 1943 WWII North American AT-6 named Sweet Sophia. The T6 Texan is a single-engine aircraft and appeared during the years spanning WWII, survived the Korean conflict, served for time during the Vietnam War and is still in some operational service to this day.
Experience what it's like to fly in such a prestigious aircraft and even try out some aerobatic maneuvers if you're up for it (offered on 30, 45 and 60-minute fights)!
Choose between 4 fantastic tour options:
15-Minute Tour: This approximately 15-minute tour heads out over the ocean and offers spectacular views of the Wright Brothers Monument, the birthplace of aviation!
30-Minute Tour: Enjoy approximately 30-minutes of aerial bliss as you fly over the ocean and look for marine life and shipwrecks below. You'll see the Wright Brothers Monument and Bodie Island Lighthouse and even do some aerobatic maneuvers if you'd like!
45-Minute Tour: Experience even more time along the beach on this extended tour. Take in the above sights and keep your eyes peeled for marine life. Aerobatics are also available if you're feeling adventurous!
60-Minute Tour: This deluxe tour really lets you enjoy Sweet Sophia and take in all the beauty of the Outer Banks. you'll head down south to Rodanthe Pier to check out a couple shipwrecks, then back north up to Pine Island near Corolla. Don't forget to ask your friendly pilot to do some aerobatics along the way!
Take a trip back in time and soak in the sprawling beauty of the Outer Banks!
- It's recommended that participants are at least 18 years old
- If younger than 18 years old please call Cloud 9 Living to inquire
- Participants must be able to enter and exit the aircraft without assistance
- Participants must weigh less than 275 pounds
DurationDepending on option selected, please plan to spend approximately 45-90 minutes at the airport to allow for check-in and check-out, etc.
Maximum Participants1 participant plus the pilot.
SpectatorsThis flight is only for the passenger booked but spectators are permitted to watch take-off and landing from inside the terminal building
Weather DependentThis experience is weather dependent. In the event of inclement weather, your pilot will work with you to reschedule your experience. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.
What To WearSunglasses are recommended as well as a light jacket if the temperature is below 70 degrees. Don't forget to bring your camera!
Booking InformationFor this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 14 days in advance.
Cancellation PolicyPrior 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 experience provider.
How many passengers can the T6 Texan accommodate?
The T6 Texan can accommodate one passenger in addition to the pilot.
Are there any age or weight restrictions?
It's recommended that participants are at least 18 years old. If under 18 years old please call Cloud 9 Living to inquire. Participants must weigh less than 275 pounds and be able to enter and exit the aircraft without assistance.
Can I do aerobatic maneuvers on the tour?
Yes! You may do aerobatic maneuvers on the 30, 45 and 60-minute tours. Just let your pilot know that you're up for the adventure!
- How many passengers can the T6 Texan accommodate?