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$199 for a 30-Minute Biplane Ride for Two from A & M Aviation ($400 Value)

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A restored 1942 biplane whisks passengers off to any location within 25 miles of Clow International Airport

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Promotional value expires Jul 24, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Reservation required; subject to availability and weather. 24hr cancellation notice required. Valid only at Bolingbrook location. 350lb combined weight max. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The human obsession with flight stems from a refusal to accept limitations and an intense desire to find out which of your neighbors secretly have pools. Put your eyes in the skies with this Groupon.

$199 for 30-Minute Biplane Ride for Two ($400 Value)

After a thorough flight check, passengers climb into the open-air cockpit and take their seats side-by-side just ahead of the pilot, who takes off and navigates the plane wherever the passengers would like to go within 25 miles of Bolingbrook's Clow International Airport. See here for more information on Biplane rides.

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Sunlight radiates off the pair of 30-foot, brilliant-yellow wings that frame A & M Aviation’s 1942 WACO UPF-7 biplane as it rests on the tarmac at Clow International Airport. A pilot starts the vintage bird's 220 hp Continental engine, and the propellers begin to spin, quickly disappearing into a heart-quickening blur as the plane lurches forward. One of fewer than 80 still in existence, the plane was used as a trainer for US soldiers before they shipped off to fight overseas. Today, after a full restoration in 2003 that returned it to its youthful glory, civilian passengers are transported to those proud days as they sit side-by-side in the biplane’s spacious open-air cockpit behind a windscreen that protects their faces from flying bugs and raspberries from passing beagles. Thanks to the careful executions of the pilot in front of them, they watch the ground slowly pull away as the biplane carries them anywhere within a 25-mile radius of the airport, whether that be a low buzz over the downtown lakeshore or a leisurely cruise over nearby farms, forests, and Midwestern expanses.

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    Bolingbrook

    130 S Clow Int. Pkwy.

    Bolingbrook, IL 60490

    +16307591555

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