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Coastal Helicopters

410 Airport Rd, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9110
+1 252-475-4354
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Helicopter & BiPlane

Had a awesome trip with Larry on helicopter. Sightseeing was awesome. Larry, Steph, and Taylor were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bill C
Awesome helicopter ride - a must when you visit the outer banks

This was such a great experience. Our pilot, Larry, was very knowledge about the area. We saw... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sandy O
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Moorefield, West Virginia
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Coastal Helicopters offers air tours and scenic flights over the beautiful Outer Banks of North Carolina...we can take up to three passengers on an exciting trip along the oceanside past lighthouses, marine life and wild ponies. From Corolla to Ocracoke and beyond, creates memories that last a lifetime!
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410 Airport Rd, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9110
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a awesome trip with Larry on helicopter. Sightseeing was awesome. Larry, Steph, and Taylor were great. They also squeezed us in for a short biplane ride the last day of the vacation. 7 yo daughter had a great experience Good tours, nice people, great...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was such a great experience. Our pilot, Larry, was very knowledge about the area. We saw dolphins, string rays, ship wrecks as well as local attractions. We also saw the home of Andy Griffith, I didn't realize he lived here, and Larry was super...More

Thank Sandy O
OBXHelicopters, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You had a great day to fly, one of the prettiest we've had in a while. Glad you enjoyed the whole experience, and as you can tell, safety is definitely our top priority. Many thanks for joining us, and hope to see you again for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had such an amazing time! It was my first time in a helicopter and I was a bit nervous but within the first two minutes Larry has me laughing and I had such a wonderful time. Absolutely a must while visiting!More

Thank Nturner2014
OBXHelicopters, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad you were able to relax and enjoy the awesome view from the helicopter. We've said this before, but Larry has a real knack for putting people at ease. And he has a pretty good sense of humor to boot....! Thanks for the review, we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The helicopter ride was fantastic! We loved Larry the pilot! It made our trip. I highly recommend it.

Thank KimberlyPTeel
OBXHelicopters, Manager at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks! We love Larry too, he makes our job easy and fun and we're glad you liked him and the helicopter flight, see you next time on the OBX, we hope.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our experience. We booked the deluxe tour. Larry, our pilot was knowledgeable about the area and attractions. We saw local attractions as well as dolphins and rays from the air. It was amazing. Steps was very friendly and gave clear instructions on safely...More

Thank Patricia C
OBXHelicopters, Manager at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you liked the whole experience, and thanks for the review. It's been a great time to fly, with plenty of sea life in the water lately...I think those rays are migrating through, we've see plenty of them. We sure appreciate any recommendations, and...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend! Very knowledgeable staff and nothing short of Amazing Experience! Fairly Priced and very comfortable!

Thank Natasha D
FlyOBX, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed it - gotta love those birthday presents that you can both enjoy! That was a beautiful day to fly, thanks so much for joining us, see you next time.

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Me and my family had an absolutely beautiful, breathe taking flight with obx helicopters and it didn't break the bank ! The faculty and pilots were all so accommodating and friendly, giving us a verbal guide through the obx as we flew. We are making...More

Thank tina v
FlyOBX, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good, that means we'll be seeing you again next year for another flight - awesome. Larry does his best to point out local sights, and gives recommendations for local restaurants and things to do, although in our opinion nothing beats an air tour over the...More

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

As a long time resident this was the first time I had ever flown over the obx and I would recommend it over possibly anything else you could do while here. Larry and Stephanie were awesome and took a great video of our trip for...More

Thank marc s
FlyOBX, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for looking us up on graduation day! The girls had a blast, and glad you added the extra trip so you could enjoy the awesome views too. There's nothing like seeing the OBX from the air, please look us up again...More

Reviewed 2 June 2017

I highly recommend riding the helicopter with Larry. He was very nice and knows alot about the area.

Thank dawnkwaters
FlyOBX, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you! We think Larry's pretty nice, too. He knows a lot about the area and is a great pilot. Thanks for joining us - and for the review.

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

20 minutes "flew" by. A real treat. It was one of the highlights of our OBX vacation. The accommodating owners/pilot made experience even more special!More

1  Thank SCbelle2
FlyOBX, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2017

We are so glad you enjoyed the trip, thanks for letting us know! We do strive to take the time to get to know the folks we're flying with. It's not just about the flight, it's the whole experience. Hope you find time to look...More

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Brad47339
21 June 2015|
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Response from OBXHelicopters |
Hi there, thanks for asking about the tours. Please see our websites for more information , they have all the pricing, pictures from tours, etc. We charge per trip, not per passenger and adults and children are the same... More
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Michael L
14 March 2015|
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Response from FlyOBX | Property representative |
Hi, we have tours for every budget, starting at $42 per person with our introductory flight in the helicopter. Please see our websites for complete info. regarding prices.
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Doris S
3 March 2015|
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Response from OBXHelicopters |
Hi there, The Discovery Flight is approx. 12 minutes long, it's enough time to get out to the ocean and circle Jennette's Pier, maybe catch a glimpse of a dolphin or two!
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