4 Things You Need to Know about the Air Combat Aerial Tour
We know that the thrills of Air Combat have fascinated and excited people around world since the Red Baron circa 1915. Hundreds of movies, video games, books and television programs were produced over the years to bring this excited to the viewer in the safety of their homes and living rooms. Air Combat San Diego goes another step closer to bring this experience to the thrill seeker and aviation enthusiast in the skies above San Diego. You may not know 4 things that make this one of the top experiences of your life.
- The only FAA approved Biplane Air Combat Tour in the world. With today’s high FAA standards of aviation safety San Diego Sky Tours went through the process to develop a safe and exciting aerial tour giving the passenger a wonderful military experience and aerial tour. Our former military pilots go through extensive training to ensure that the customer has a great experience and flies with the best aircraft and pilot possible.
- A Fantastic Aerial Tour over San Diego. Our air combat tours fly off the coast of San Diego and the customer experiences the most exceptional views of the beach lines, views of downtown San Diego and the Bay. Honestly, you can’t expect to see better aerial views anywhere and the open cockpit is a plus.
- Our tour pilots are ex-Military Combat pilots. You are flying with truly exceptional pilots that exude aviation and military expertise that enjoying sharing with you their knowledge and skills in the sky. People enjoy talking to these warriors of the sky dinner parties but how many people get to enjoy flying a dogfight with them? Read in the Team section about there backgrounds and experiences.
- People Don’t Get Sick on our Flights. Our pilots are skillful in listening to our customers and determining the level of excitement that works best for their tour. If the customer wants a smooth flight, we accommodate! Otherwise the customer may determine that they can press their perceived limits a little bit.
Many people ask, ok, how do we make this happen? Very easy, just call us or book online with either a date in mind or a gift certificate opportunity. Air Combat San Diego is located at historic Montgomery Field, about 8 mins from downtown San Diego. On the date of your tour, just show up slightly before your designated tour time and our pilots will meet you in the pilots lounge at Gibbs Flying Service. What to wear? We have a flight suit for you, but you can bring a sweatshirt if you want. Your seat has a nice cozy heater and room for your
camera. Your valuables can be locked away in a locker or kept with your entourage in the hangar lounge. Normally, friends and relatives hang out in our hangar lounge watching videos, and talking shop with our off duty pilots. After you show up at the hangar, you and your guests are finished in about two hours but normally people hang out to talk awhile. I hope this answered some of the questions you may have about the most exciting bucket list checkmark you can ever make!