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Sounds Air

Factory Road | Picton Airport, Picton, New Zealand
07917441699
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Cook Strait crossing Wellington to Nelson

Ok, so the laughter among the American women behind me boarding the plane reached hysteria level... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Tracy N
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Blenheim to Christchurch

I have never been in a single propeller aircraft before,so was feeling a little bit anxious. It... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2018
JHH50
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  • Average1%
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“air nz” (4 reviews)
“scenic flight” (4 reviews)
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Factory Road | Picton Airport, Picton, New Zealand
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Ok, so the laughter among the American women behind me boarding the plane reached hysteria level before they finally shut up, put away their cameras and climbed aboard. Flying SoundsAir (on a good day) is simply the BEST scenic trip you could have of Wellington,...More

Thank Tracy N
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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

I have never been in a single propeller aircraft before,so was feeling a little bit anxious. It was a fantastic experience. From the time I checked in to the arrival at Christchurch airport the whole trip flowed easily. Pilot did tell us the we would...More

Thank JHH50
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We took sounds air from nelson to Wellington for the first time. Very impressed with the service. Very friendly. Small plane which means you really feel like you are flying. Definitely will use them again.

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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Sounds Air are an excellent alternative to Air NZ for getting to Wellington from Blenheim (or Picton) at a reasonable rate of $99 each way. Easy friendly service. Will definitely fly with them again.

1  Thank Tina B
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

I booked my Sounds Air flight at a time when there was some very bad weather over the Cook Strait. My flight was rescheduled many times in an effort to get me to my destination as the weather was unpredictable. Everyone I dealt with was...More

1  Thank stalkercat
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

Consistenly excellent friendly professional service Best little airline wellington Picton Blenheim Paraparaumu Nelson Taupo Christchuch Westport Napier all the gaps thw main airlne leave staff training exceptional that results in Best Service all the time

1  Thank narblaw
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

Wellington to Blenheim best flight EVER! From ground crew to the pilot! What a beauty.... so proud of them! Keep up the brilliant service.

1  Thank verynice26
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

Such an easy airline to deal with from whoa to go, and flexible++. Lots of destinations, scenic flight every time, and very safe

Thank Sally T
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Always a pleasure to deal with. Pilots and ground crew are always friendly and helpful. Fantastic scenic flight. Love the planes. Love the service.

Thank Adam R
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

Have had to use Sounds Air a lot in last few years for health reasons as well as family visits. Staff always friendly and efficient. I like that they employ younger people who are customer focussed. 2 examples: Top marks to Pilot Taylor who eventually...More

Thank CFD20
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