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Island Wings Air Service

#3 of 95 Tours in Ketchikan Features Animals
1245 Tongass Ave, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6135
+1 907-225-2444
Review Highlights
Once in a lifetime experience!

This was one of the best tours we've been on because of it being a floatplane, scenery and the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Deltona, Florida
via mobile
Great customer service

While cruising through Alaska, we were excited to take the float plane trip in Ketchikan. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Courtney B
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Share Michelle's love of flying through our vast Alaskan wilderness. Experience the freedom of flight over the wild grandeur of the mountains, the islands and the endless sea. Island Wings takes the time and makes the effort to help you realize your Alaskan dreams. Our focus is the quality of your experience. From the handling of your reservation, to the equipment we operate, to the places we visit; we don't compromise and neither should you.
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  • Poor1%
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“float plane” (112 reviews)
1245 Tongass Ave, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6135
+1 907-225-2444

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was one of the best tours we've been on because of it being a floatplane, scenery and the customer service we experienced. I scheduled this a year in advance so we would be able to see the scenery and go on a floatplane. This...More

Thank Phonecia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While cruising through Alaska, we were excited to take the float plane trip in Ketchikan. The communication was quick and clear and they answered any and all questions we had. Unfortunately, the weather was not ideal. They pushed our time back but ended up canceling...More

Thank Courtney B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We always book our tours privately to save the high prices on the cruise ship. Island Wings offers competitive pricing and a first class experience. We never felt like a tourist being shuffled around. Very personal service. Our flight was in a pristine 1957 Beaver...More

Thank Dave P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We felt so fortunate to be able to go flying with Michelle, as friends of ours had raved about her tour. We were not disappointed! What a lovely, knowledgeable lady! We were a group of 6 and our trip to Misty Fjords was phenomenal. Views...More

Thank cynl5
Reviewed 1 week ago

Island Wings is an asset to the community and very professional and yet personable to fly with. I have flown with them on two different occasions and will again any chance I get. Very professional but yet personable at the same time.

Thank duffmeister007
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We picked this tour company based on the great reviews here on Trip Advisor. This company was sold out for the 2hr tour but accommodated us with a 1 hr flight-seeing tour which was wonderful. We were able to see so much more from the...More

Thank Deanna R
Michelle M, Owner at Island Wings Air Service, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Deanna, I would like to sincerely apologize for any shortness you may have experienced on your tour. I would not have said or done anything intentionally to make you feel bad. I strive to ensure that everyone who flies with me has a good...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first excursion on our first trip to Alaska. We were on a Princess cruise and decided to do this tour based on TripAdvisor reviews. Beautiful day in Ketchikan. Can't say enough about Michelle and her team. We had a great group of 5 on...More

Thank Virgil S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a astounding day we had. Michelle our pilot is a rockstar in our eyes. Very informative and fun to talk with . You don't know Alaska until you've ridden in a classic 1957 De Havilland sea plane. This was on our bucket list and...More

1  Thank f86sabjf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I just finished an Island Wings flightseeing tour of the Misty Fjords in Ketchikan, Alaska. We booked the tour independently of our Princess cruise, based on previous great reviews in TripAdvisor. The trips was, if anything, better than the reviews. It was...More

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

excellent trip. Breath taking views. Sunny day. Couldn't ask for more. Everyone very friendly and professional

Thank Laurie C
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
I would like to know the cost per adult? Also how long are you in the air? We are taking a cruise on June 10th.
20 May 2016|
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Response from Michelle M | Property representative |
All of our current pricing is listed on our web site.
Jim C
Can your plane handle 4 'normal' sized adults (under 150 lb each average) plus 2 kids? Under 900 lbs for 6 total. Estimated cost also. It would be for 1st week of August. Thanks!
7 January 2016|
Response from Michelle M | Property representative |
Hello Jim, Sorry for the delay in response to your question. To answer your question the plane can handle your group of six very comfortably. For pricing and tour availability on the day you are in Ketchikan please... More
David J
Wed. June 3, 2015 port call - how many ships are in port and what are the chances of a reasonably clear flight - cancellation policy if "clouded in" -
16 May 2015|
Response from Michelle M | Property representative |
For availability on any given day you will have to call or email our office(907)225-2444. Cruising the Inside Passage is a journey through the worlds largest temperate rainforest. Most days in the summer are flyable days... More