Read our FAQ's for Frequently Asked Questions and if you have a questions that is no listed here, please email us directly.
Smoking is not permitted on aircraft.Dangerous goods (such as aerosols, paint, matches, gas stoves, firearms/ammunition etc.) are normally not permitted on board aircraft and must be declared to your flight crew prior to boarding to ensure the safety of your flight.
We recommend one bag up to seven kg per passenger unless otherwise agreed.
We are available seven days a week to answer your enquiry or to book a flight or to charter the aircraft. Flights & charters are subject to availability and weather. We can personalise a solution for you and tailor a flight plan, or you may choose a hassle free approach and choose one of our many flights or package deals.
Our airvan is typically charged out at approximatley $700 per hour and it cruises at 220 km/h. However, we offer an exact price as there are many factors in play that effect the flight time and distance, as well as landing fees and airspace charges. So just contact us for a quote.
Please fill in our online enquiry form or Call us directly on 0418 643 401.
Customers book months ahead for special events while others call us 30 minutes before. There is no set rule.
Yes of course, though this usually means having to cover the cost of the aircraft returning to base empty.
Generally, no. However there are some circumstances where there may be some small additional costs as a result of having to limit fuel load for example.
Yes. Bookings need to be confirmed an hour before the flight. Call our pilots Anatole on 1300 341 006 or Jeff on 0418 643 401 or to confirm your flight. Please refer to our Terms and Conditions for further information.
No! We will give you a set price up front.
Bank transfer or credit card are the usual ways to pay.
No, tickets are not required to board the aircraft. We may require you to show identification.
We will usually see you 20 minutes before the scheduled flight to allow time for a safety briefing and to board.
No sadly! No animals can fly excluding seeing eye dogs.
Yes. At the time of booking we will discuss total passenger weight and luggage. Small aircraft are weight liimited. You should plan on light luggage. Typlically this is 7kg if the flight is full. If less than 7 passenger we are usually able to take more luggage.
Our airvan has 7 passenger seats.
We service most locations in Victoria, eastern South Australia, Tasmania and King Island.
Usually there is no food service however you can bring a snack. Snakes are our pilots favourite treat! We are happy to provide a special hamper or lunch. Our caterer is very good at preparing a gourmet hamper.
No, there are no toilet facilities on board. Generally most flights are under 2 hours.
Depends on where we are going. We can arrange to have you met at the airport or you make your own arrangements. We have transport options at most of our usual airports.
As long as you like. After 2 hours there is an hourly fee charged to cover pilot wage costs.
There is one experienced pilot in command of your aircraft.
YES! The GA8 Airvan is designed and built to 21st century air worthiness standards. From fuel system design to energy absorbing seats, the airvan is perhaps the safest single piston engine aircraft flying.
We will plan the route with you, decide on passenger numbers and confirm a price. You then pay a deposit to secure the booking.
Yes, you can book and pay for a gift voucher on our website or pay over the phone.
Yes! Every seat is a window seat with great views.
This depends on the weather. Our aircraft are limited to flying in visual conditions. Low cloud or bad weather can prevent us from flying with passengers. The risk of a weather delay is greater than say, with a jet aircraft operated by an airline. This possibility of a weather related delay is a risk you need to understand and allow for when you book - We can't guarantee the weather!
Yes, if it is ok by your doctor it is ok by us.
Yes, in a standard car baby seat attached with our car like 3 point seat belt, usually we will require you to provide your baby's car seat or capsule.
Yes of course. If we are providing one of our great hampers, we will fill it with whatever suits you.
Yes, it is not much different to travelling in a car.
Yes of course. We will accommodate any change we can.
Just yourself and a big smile and perhaps a camera too.