Flying with Fighter Pilot Experience is the aerial experience of a lifetime!
If you have ever imagined what it's like to fly inside of a fighter plane, here's your chance! Fighter Pilot Experience offers three tours for you to experience all the aerial stunts of a combat plane, all while enjoy some of the most beautiful scenery in the world.
Fighter Pilot Experience is host to one of the most unique experiences in the Whitsundays. With us you'll be able to see the Whitsundays from above, while flying in a classic fighter plane. Enjoy tricks of the trade as we flip, flop, rock and roll our way through the skies while cruising thousands of feet above Airile Beach, Whitehaven Beach and more.
- Thrilling and safe aerial tricks
- Assist in systems check
- Fly at over 300km/h
- Only 10 minutes outside Airlie Beach
- Cafe and bar available at airport
- Beautiful scenery
- Unique experience
- Top safety standards
- Photos and video available for purchase
Fighter Pilot Experience offers three amazing tours for every type of adventurer, ranging from 10 minutes to 30 minutes and all types of aerobatic stunts!
This tour is conducted in our Yak52 and last for a thrilling 10-15 minutes. With a Russian fighter pilot trainer in the cockpit, you'll get the experience the real deal as you flip and flop through the skies above. Departing from Shute Habour Airport, you'll get to fly over Airlie Beach to see the sights while climbing up to 2,500 feet in under two minutes flat. Fly upside down as you roll through the skies, enjoying the tricks and stunts of the trade.
Enjoy the thrill of our advanced aerobatic routine for 15 - 20 minutes, where you'll get to feel what it's like for fight pilots to fly around in combat. With pressures reaching up 6G, you'll be pushed to the limit as we perform our extreme routine.
Insane aerobatics over the Whitehaven
For this 30 minute tour you will depart Shute Harbour Airport where you will climb to 3,500ft on a mock recon mission over Airlie Beach. Cruise on over to Hill Inlet for an iconic Whitehaven photo, featuring you - inverted! After you smile for the camera, you'll flip back over ad head back to Airlie Beach where you'll experience the most exciting flight of your life full of extreme flips and flops!
Call us to book today if you want a true once-in-a-lifetime thrilling adventure in the Whitsundays.
**Please arrive 15 minutes before departure for a briefing.
BOOK WITH US TODAY! CALL 1800 550 751 OR (07) 4914 2425 IF LOCAL
Photos of video of your flight are available for purchase
Photos and video: $120.00
Terms and Conditions
Flight times are an approximate indication only. Please add 20 minutes for briefing.
All prices are per person and are inclusive of goods and services tax. Flight routes and prices are subject to change without notice. All flights are subject to prevailing weather conditions. We can tailor flights to suit. It should be noted that adventure travel involves risk. Whilst we make every effort to safeguard clients, we cannot be responsible for personal injury or loss due to actions of our clients which are beyond our control. We recommend that all clients have travel insurance covering illness, injury, loss or damage to personal belongings or not being able to travel on the confirmed date of departure. Please be aware operators pass on credit card merchant fees so there is a non refundable 2.5% surcharge for VISA and MASTERCARD card purchases
All cancellations forfeit 25% of total ticket price, please note this still applies even if the company decide to cancel the trip for any reason, including weather. All client cancellations made less than 2 days prior to departure will result in complete forfeiture of the full price of the sailing holiday. We strongly recommend that you have travel insurance especially during the wet season.