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Sheldon Air Service

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Sheldon Air Service is a family owned and operated business located at the Talkeetna Airport. We have over 30 years experience flying from Talkeetna to the glaciers of the Alaska Range. We offer personalized flightseeing trips with glacier landings...more
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22703 S Terminal Ave, Talkeetna, AK 99676, Talkeetna, AK 99676-0648
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Completed- Check one off our bucket list. Husband and I flew this air service very close to the Denali summit. Weather was absolutely perfect. Landed on the glacier as shown in the picture. Our pilot was the perfect guide. Despite the fact it was only...More

Thank Robinskj
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Fortunately, we had fantastic weather on the day we chose to so a Denali flight seeing trip. It was amazing to see this beautiful area from the air. Our pilot, Jok, provided interesting geological and historic narrative during the one hour flight. When we go...More

Thank Gail B
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We were very happy we booked Sheldon air instead K2 or the other. This is a small family company with people who love what they are doing. Our pilot Jock was great and very knowable and made the tour perfect.

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

I can’t imagine a more enjoyable day or experience. Our pilot was excellent. He has been with this family owned business since their inception and was very knowledgeable about flying, geology, and the mountain. There is simply not a better flying service in Talkeetna.

Thank CharlesSheaff
Reviewed 21 August 2018

We awoke to a beautiful blue sky day and decided to try to get a charter flight around Denali. Sheldon Air Charters was referred to us by a local resident who said they were a smaller company but had very experienced pilots. We luckily got...More

Thank WestinGeorgia
Reviewed 15 August 2018

We booked the "Mountain House Tour" with a Groupon except we never saw the Mountain House - not sure why. We did enjoy the somewhat laid-back but professional atmosphere of SAS compared to the bigger operators (there are several flight services at the Talkeetna Airport)....More

Thank Kwad1
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We found a Groupon for Sheldon Air Service and then paid the extra for the glacier landing. It was a clear blue day and we could see Mt. Denali beautifully! Our pilot was friendly and knowledgable and answered all of our questions. This was certainly...More

Thank 123LeAMP
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We had traveled to Denali NP and did not have the chance to view the mountain after flying out on Healy (sadly it was clouded over). On the way back to Anchorage we stopped in Talkeetna for one last chance to view her. It was...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent flightseeing with glacier landing! Perfect in everyway! Must do!... unless you plan on climbing to the top. Thanks

Thank TravellingSierra
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Sheldon air service was incredibly flexible for us and our plans. Out pilot, David, who had been flying for 38 years and as incredible. Pointed out all kinds of interesting things. The glacier landing was incredible. It is a once in a lifetime experience!

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