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Another Return To Stallion 51!

This was my second trip to Stallion 51 having flown the Mustang and L39 Jet previously. This time... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Matthew O
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Croydon, United Kingdom
40,000 hours and I saved the best one for last!

I can't think of anyone I'd rather have shared the experience with. Steve Larmore, kept the pace... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Duane Y
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Loudon, Tennessee
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Fly an Authentic WWII Mustang. Stallion 51 offers the rare opportunity to experience the legendary P-51 Mustang and the historic T-6 Texan in flight as well as the Introduction to UAT flights at the controls of the L-39 Turbo Jet. Orientation and Introductory flights are with experienced instructors who allow you to take the controls in dual-cockpit, dual-control authentic vintage aircraft. Hands-on orientation flights include pre and post flight briefing, video recording of your flight, photo and flight training certificate. Stallion 51 has been a leader in WWII and Vintage aviation for over 25 years; keeping aviation history exciting, available and safe for everyone. Visitors are always welcome to tour Stallion 51's facilities.
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3951 Merlin Dr, Kissimmee, FL 34741-4551
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second trip to Stallion 51 having flown the Mustang and L39 Jet previously. This time I not only flew the Mustang and the Jet, but also the T6 Texan. As my previous visit, this was just another fantastic experience. The instructor for...More

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Matt; Thank you for your review. Glad you could experience all three of our aircraft; T-6, P-51 and L-39. Even though you had flown with us before, we are glad that we could make it a fresh experience this time by adding more maneuvers to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't think of anyone I'd rather have shared the experience with. Steve Larmore, kept the pace up and didn't waste any time putting the Mustang through it's paces. He was very thorough in his briefings and his knowledge of the 511 is beyond compare....More

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Duane; You are correct, the Mustang is a treat whether you have tons of time or new to the cockpit! Thank you for adding Stallion 51's Mustang to your long list of aircraft flown. Sound like the experience was worth the wait! KT Budde-Jones

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On April 30th 2018 I had the privilege with instructor John “Homer” Black of flying a TF-51 Mustang. I had not flown in over 30 years but the instructor John Black was very informative and patient. I did maneuvers with this beautiful airplane that I...More

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Steve; Flying is like riding a bike, you never forget! Glad you were able to take control of Stallion 51's Mustang and remember why you loved flying! Thanks, KT Budde-Jones

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well the title kind of reveals the satisfaction you gain after a visit to Stallion 51. Their professionalism lets you become a better pilot in many ways. The bonus is ofcourse that you get to fly the most well designed WW2 aircraft. The reason I...More

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for coming back time and again to enjoy the cockpit with us. We look forward to the next time. Until then, MUSTANGS FOREVER! KT Budde-Jones

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After flying the Warbirds T6 on a number of occasions and taxiing past Stallion 51 each time, I decided that this year I would finally fly the P51 Mustang. Marco was amazing in the briefing and during the flight. I was able to complete several...More

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

John, Kissimmee Gateway Airport is a special place with several opportunities to experience aviation both past and present. So glad you took the opportunity to experience Stallion 51's Mustangs and that it was a great treat for your birthday. KT Budde-Jones

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

I am a professional pilot with well over 5,000 hrs of flight time, and at this point in my aviation pursuits nothing is as important as safety in planning, procedures, and the conduct of any and all my flights. The staff and pilots at Stallion...More

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you so much for such an awesome review. We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience on Trip Advisor. We enjoyed sharing the cockpit with you and look forward to your return. KT Budde-Jones

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

This was the ultimate bucket list item for me. A better experience than I could have dreamed (as a matter of fact I'm still dreaming about it!) Staff was exceptionally friendly, and Marco was tops as an instructor. My wife was able to participate in...More

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Cam; So glad you took the opportunity to experience these classic aircraft. Thank you for sharing the cockpit with us. KT Budde-Jones

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Reviewed 24 February 2018

You know you’ve spent a lifetime thinking about it...wanting it. You don’t even need a pilot’s license. Time travel back to WWII. Relive history from a first-person experience. Stallion 51 staff are friendly, courteous, and professional. WHAT you are to experience is well detailed in...More

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Sounds like you had the perfect day to experience the flight of a lifetime! Glad you could spend the day in the cockpit with Stallion 51 flight ops. Hope to see you at Sun N Fun air show April 10-15, 2018. Stallion 51's "Crazy Horse...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

I always wanted to fly in a Mustang. I would have been thrilled just to sit in one. Going for a ride in one would have been the greatest thing. But to actually take the controls and fly it was beyond my dreams. This is...More

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

So glad that you made the trip down from the Midwest to take the controls of our dual cockpit Mustangs. Hopefully you will come back for a visit in the future when the Midwest weather is not worth staying home for! Thank you for your...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Ive wanted to fly a Mustang for a very long time. On my 50th I decided it was time. The experience was everything I expected it to be and then some. The staff are fantastic, the entire operation is very well organized and safety oriented....More

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Thank you for giving us the opportunity to share the cockpit with you and help you celebrate your 50th! KT Budde-Jones

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Matthew H
18 April 2018|
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Please give us a call at 407-846-4400 or email us, address found on our website, to discuss the various flight options we have available. That you for your interest. We look forward to flying with you. KT
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16 January 2018|
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First, Thank you for your service. As for discounts, we do not offer any discounts for our flights. We feel that we offer a fair price for a once in a lifetime experience at the controls of our P-51 Mustangs. We hope that... More
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Always good to book ahead so you get the time and date that works best for you. You can always change your date if need be. Please give us a call at 407-846-4400. Looking forward to your visit. KT
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