Flying Experiences

Scenic Warbird Flight 

Topping, VA

From: $125.00 4 Options Available
Based on 15 Minute Flight for 1 Person
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Topping, VA

Slip into aviation history on this unique sightseeing adventure aboard a fully restored 1943 Fairchild PT-19 open-cockpit aircraft!

  • Fly with a FAA Certified Pilot on a WWII era airplane – one of 98 flying today
  • Feel the wind on your face like a 1940s pilot in the golden age of flying
  • Choose from four different flight options: 15, 30, 45, or 60 minutes
  • Discover the beauty of Chesapeake Bay as you make your way through the sky
  • Experience the aerial adventure of a lifetime on this exciting Scenic Warbird Flight!
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

April through January:
Daily - 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Essential Information
  • Must be at least 9 years old to participate
  • Maximum weight is 300 lbs per person
  • Cloth helmet with headset is included
Depending on the option chosen, this scenic warbird flight lasts either 15, 30, 45, or 60 minutes from engine start to stop.
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
This experience is for 1 participant per flight.
Spectators are free to watch from the premises, however there is no outdoor seating available.
Weather Dependent
This experience is dependent on weather. Please contact your experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.
What To Wear
Please wear comfortable and weather appropriate clothing (e.g., light clothing on hot days, warm jackets on cold ones).
Is there a weight limit?

Maximum weight is 300 lbs per person.

Are there any age restrictions?

Participants must be at least 9 years old.

Is this experience handicap accessible?

Unfortunately, this experience is not handicap accessible.

What type of airplane will we be flying in?

You’ll be flying in a 1943 Fairchild PT-19 aircraft, open cockpit, fully restored, former U.S. Army Air Corps machine. It’s one of 98 PT-19s flying worldwide today!

Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 30 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have scheduled a date and received a confirmation email, cancellations and rescheduling are allowed at least 72 hours in advance. Once you are within 72 hours of the booked date, all bookings are final and no cancellations are allowed. Reschedules are allowed up to two times. Once you have rescheduled twice, it will be considered a final reservation. In the event that the experience is canceled by the experience provider due to inclement weather or maintenance issues to the aircraft, you may reschedule your experience directly with your experience provider. Failure to appear on the booked date, or reschedule within 72 hours will result in the loss of the value of the experience. 


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