Above Alaska Aviation

Talkeetna

125 Ratings

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In a Nutshell

FAA-certified bush pilots water-land near remote locations during a roundtrip flight for fishermen or campers

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Aug 11, 2015. Amount paid never expires. Reservation required. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 2 per visit. Must be 18 or older or have legal guardian permission. 350-pound weight max total per passenger, including gear. Participants are responsible for all of their own supplies and gear. Subject to weather and availability. Fishing license must be purchased before arrival. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The Deal

Trained pilots lift off from Talkeetna aboard an aircraft equipped with floats for water landings. They transport fishermen and campers to and from remote lakes and rivers. Whether they want a daylong fishing excursion or a week in the wilderness, clients can stay out for as long as they like.

Above Alaska Aviation

Over sweeping evergreen pine forests and snow-capped mountains, the pilots from Above Alaska Aviation's FAR flight school hone their craft. FAA-certified instructors coach students in a range of specialized flight training in a fleet of 7EC Champ aircraft, as well as a PA-18 Super Cub and Cessna 180B. They train private pilot students in tailwheel aircraft from start to finish, tailwheel endorsements, and single-engine sea float ratings on the mountain lakes of Susitna Valley. Students learn the basics of flying tail-wheel aircraft—planes with landing gear on the tail—to hone skill sets, enhance their understanding of flight safety, and help them feel superior to carrier pigeons. When not teaching flight, bush pilots ferry passengers to remote wilderness areas where they can hike, fish, or hunt with rifles and bows.

Customer Reviews

125 Ratings

A great trip. Staff & Pilots were very professional and helpful.
John B. · July 14, 2015
The weather wasn't the most optimal, but the instructor Eric, was very good and patient. I would definitely do this again.
Tiffani B. · September 17, 2014
Great flight school with professional and knowledgeable instructors. Highly recommended!
Jeff S. · September 13, 2014
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    Talkeetna

    22743 South Terminal Avenue

    Talkeetna, AK 99676

    +19077334808

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