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Tampa Bay Aviation

1000 N Hercules Ave, Clearwater, FL 33765-1962
+1 727-461-5229
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Scenic flight and more

Husband is a pilot in the UK, so once the instructor knew this he let him fly the whole 45 min... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lucy M
Nice facility

Brother in law had a great time doing this from Groupon that my sister got him. There was plenty of... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2017
Heidi R
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New Port Richey, Florida
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Tampa Bay Aviation offers flight training, scenic airplane and helicopter tours, and first time Introductory Flights for beginners! Don't miss out on the experience of a lifetime!
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1000 N Hercules Ave, Clearwater, FL 33765-1962
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Husband is a pilot in the UK, so once the instructor knew this he let him fly the whole 45 min flight, with just a bit of direction here and there. The views were amazing, an azure sea, reefs and sand islands. It was a...More

Thank Lucy M
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Stella L, Marketing Manager at Tampa Bay Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for flying with Tampa Bay Aviation and we hope you will return again to enjoy other scenic views that we can offer you!

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Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

Brother in law had a great time doing this from Groupon that my sister got him. There was plenty of room to chill and watch from down below. Nice staff - now my husband wants to go!

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Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

My, oh my, was that amazing!! The perfect day to fly - the Gulf of Mexico looked like glass, so gorgeous! I was the passenger and my husband flew the plane, an "experience" gift from our daughter. Our pilot & flight instructor was the amazing,...More

Thank Mary Ellen D
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Management response:Responded May 28, 2017

We're so glad you had a great experience with us! Feel free to stop by any time to get your chance in the pilot's seat!

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Reviewed May 4, 2017

Back in Feb I purchased a Groupon for the Discovery flight not really knowing what to expect. I know I looked up Tampa Bay Aviation and saw the good reviews but we all know that sometimes even with good reviews some experiences can be underwhelming....More

Thank Ashley B
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Reviewed April 4, 2017

We visited the air park with a field trip. Meeting the pilots and hearing their presentations was very informative and exciting. The kids really enjoyed it.

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Reviewed January 26, 2017 via mobile

Great location, top quality aircraft, great instructors, and wonderful office staff makes Tampa Bay Aviation at Clearwater Airpark a smart choice for student pilots or visitors to the area.

Thank Terry P
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Reviewed November 25, 2016

We made Discovery Flights in the Cirrus SR22 and the Robinson R44. All the staff and instructor pilots were courteous, patient, and extremely knowledgeable. This was the first time that we had taken any aviation instruction, and can absolutely say that we were very safe....More

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Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

I booked the flight from Clearwater because I wanted to see Clearwater Beach. They changed my flight to St. Petersburg. They gave me a $25 discount, but it cost me an additional $40 in Uber fare. I was on time, but my pilot was 45...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2016

I have been renting Tampa Bay aviation's aircraft since 2013.I have researched around the Tampa Bay area for other aircraft rental facility's and none come close to TBA.The aircraft are readily available well maintained and easy to schedule on line. the instructors which I have...More

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Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Very easy to schedule and reschedule due to bad weather the first appointment. Staff very friendly and informative. No charge on your credit card till you get there. Surprised my husband with the introductory helicopter flight but was spouse didn't enjoy trying to fly the...More

2  Thank Karen G
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