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Glacier Air

46001 Government Road | Squamish Municipal Airport, Squamish, British Columbia V8B 0B4, Canada
+1 604-898-9016
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Good flight school. But...

i recall them being very professional and friendly. I must say though Francois should not be... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
johnlock1992
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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Can't wipe the smile off my face!

Had the pleasure of flying with Glacier Air and instructor Mohammed for an Intro Flight today... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2018
Jelly_Lake
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Whistler, Canada
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Since 1974! Glacier Air will guide you through one of the world's most exquisite coastal mountain ranges. You have to experience this! Whether you are sightseeing in an airplane, celebrating a special occasion, taking a flying lesson or wanting the thrill of an aerobatic flight, Glacier Air can customize an adventure just for you! Memorable, unique and affordable! Open daily, year round, for all ages.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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46001 Government Road | Squamish Municipal Airport, Squamish, British Columbia V8B 0B4, Canada
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

i recall them being very professional and friendly. I must say though Francois should not be flying. he is very unstable and not mentally fit to be a pilot. I was told after he was their chief pilot and examiner which concerned me enough to...More

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GlacierAir, Owner at Glacier Air, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Hello johnlock1992 Sorry about the delay in responding to your comment but I had difficulty finding your flight record to investigate your experience. As you are aware, multi-crew, automated jet engine airline flying in very different than flying small, single engine aircraft in the mountains...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Had the pleasure of flying with Glacier Air and instructor Mohammed for an Intro Flight today! From start to finish it was an incredible experience. Their staff clearly have a passion for what they do. Ken was great! Super friendly and knowledgeable. We weren't sure...More

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GlacierAir, marketing at Glacier Air, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Mallory your smile said it all! Thank you for the review we love to share our passion for flying with everyone. We look forward to flying with you again soon.

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

One of those once in a lifetime things! Exhilarating, mind blowing, interesting, fun, easy, cheap, exciting! Collette, Ken and the entire team are wonderful hosts to some of the worlds greatest scenery!

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GlacierAir, Marketing at Glacier Air, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you for the great review. We love to share our passions for the mountains and for flying with all of our guests. Your photos are stunning!! Ken

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Reviewed 23 August 2017

I took my daughters (ages 20 & 17) on the Garibaldi, 40-minute tour. Collette (owner/operator) made the reservation easy and gave my daughters a first-hand view of lady-aviation. We saw spectacular glaciers, mountain peaks, volcanic structures, waterfalls, and a couple of the most pristine alpine...More

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GlacierAir, Manager at Glacier Air, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

We are happy to share our passion for flying with everyone and Colette always has time for everyone. Thank you for your great review, we look forward to flying with you again. Ken

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Reviewed 3 May 2017

We recently took a tour over the Tantalus Ice Falls. My husband and I were both slightly nervous, (I had never been in such a small aircraft). We were immediately put at ease. Francois, Darcie, and other staff members we encountered were extremely professional and...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This was absolutely amazing. If you are in Squamish you must do this flight! We did a 60 min flight and it was better than we could have hoped for. Our pilot Colette was excellent, she told us a lot about the area and we...More

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GlacierAir, Manager at Glacier Air, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Wow! thank you for the kind words! Colette loves flying and is always happy to share her passion for the Sea to sky region with others. We appreciate your review and we hope to see you or your friends soon.

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Reviewed 23 February 2017

I recently came to Glacier Air to take the introductory flight lesson on recommendation of a friend. Akshay was my instructor. On the first lesson, we had 30 minutes of flying time. We briefly covered all six maneuvers required for the PPL flight exam AND...More

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GlacierAir, Manager at Glacier Air, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our unique flying school. We are excited that your experience was positive and that Akshay created a safe environment for you to learn in. The tail dragger is becoming more popular amongst our students and we appreciate...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2016

Four of us did a glacier flight which lasted about 1/2 an hours. It was the most amazing thing we have done. The pilot took us close to all the glaciers, over the town on Squamish, over the lakes...beautiful. The weather was perfect, fine and...More

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GlacierAir, Manager at Glacier Air, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2016

Thank you for your review. Getting close to the glaciers within minutes of take off is thrilling every time. The experience never gets old. We look forward to flying with you again soon. Ken

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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Wow! This was the most amazing and breathtaking experience. Our pilot Collette was extremely knowledgeable of the area and an expert pilot. We made a last minute booking and she accommodated the five of us immediately. We highly recommend this tour. We were so close...More

Thank Sunil S
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GlacierAir, Owner at Glacier Air, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2016

It was a pleasure to fly with you. We always try our best to accommodate groups who walk through the doors and request a tour with short notice. I really enjoyed hearing your story about finding your home in Squamish and I look forward to...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

I'm very pleased and extremely happy I took the hour tour. Our pilot was very knowable of the area and thus a great tour guide explaining the area we were flying over. The skies were a little rough but he was able to keep the...More

Thank Marty M
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GlacierAir, Manager at Glacier Air, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2016

Thank you kindly for your review of our one hour tour together. We love what we do at Glacier Air and we love to share our passion for flying above the Sea to Sky region. The views never get old and our goal is to...More

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