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We were on holidays from Australia and wanted to hire an aircraft to tour the local area. My... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
Sandy T
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Sydney, Australia
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We had a fantastic time visiting the aero club and seeing all of the operations that go into... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2016
cec2646
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Omaka Airfield 121 Aerodrome Road RD 2, Blenheim 7272, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We were on holidays from Australia and wanted to hire an aircraft to tour the local area. My husband is a pilot so was able to private hire with the added safety of a local instructor. From the moment we walked in the door we...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sandy T
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

We had a fantastic time visiting the aero club and seeing all of the operations that go into running this high quality operation.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank cec2646
Reviewed 15 December 2014

At the same airfield as the Aviation Heritage Centre (Omaka), you'll find the friendly folk at Marlborough Aero Club; the instructors, and the members (many of whom own their own planes). Take a scenic flight in a club plane, or even think about starting to...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank apteryx055
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Had a great weekend of strip flying training with Marlborough Aero Club, including the scenic Marlborough Sounds. Well worth it!

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Rodney0001
Reviewed 17 January 2014

Very helpful stuff and a great collection of planes in the big BP hangar. Am a pilot in Australia and went for a TIF in a tail draqger (never flown one before) and did a few circuits for fun. Scenery magnificent

Date of experience: January 2014
Thank colinm250
Reviewed 13 January 2014

Communication with Zoe ahead of time made us look forward to a short flight over the Sounds. Once we found the right airport Nick took us for an exhilarating ride with great commentary about the sights. Very reasonably riced and it was a pleasure to...More

Date of experience: January 2014
Thank Warren D
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