There are few freedoms as liberating as being able to fly, which is why humans spent millennia inventing the airplane and why penguins are so very, very bitter. Exceed evolutionary shortcomings with today’s Groupon: for $125, you get a 45-minute Love in the Air romantic flight for two from Flight Academy of New Orleans (a $250 value).
Ground-dwelling romantics lift their love into the clouds with the Love in the Air aerial tour. Board a fixed-wing aircraft and soar over New Orleans during a 45-minute airborne excursion, dining on succulent chocolates and sipping on bubbly with a special someone or hostage date. Flights leave at any time of day, so metal-winged lovebirds can canoodle to stunning vistas created by the setting sun or starlight. With ability to craft a custom flight route, passengers can select any of the the Crescent City's many neighborhoods for ogling, including the French Quarter, Spanish Plaza, and Estonian Corner.
Flight Academy of New Orleans
Certified under the Federal Aviation Administration, Flight Academy of New Orleans puts wind under student's wings with professional, structured flight-training programs. Their staff of licensed and FAA-certified aviators instructs small classes that allow one-on-one interaction between students and Certified Flight Instructors for more vigorous training. The team tutors neophyte flyers in a variety of lessons that range in length and topic. The aviators also offer aerial tours that soar over New Orleans' French Quarter, the Mississippi River, and the glistening bayous of South Louisiana.
6101 G Bellanca St.
New Orleans, Louisiana 70126