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Sound Aviation Flightseeing

Merrill Field Airport, Anchorage, AK
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Went on one flight; went again the next day

Our family of 4 went on a glacier tour with Bill. I liked it so much I went again the next day on a... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
Horalky
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Texas
via mobile
Authentic Alaska with a great pilot/guide

Super friendly pilot. He really loves his job and did everything possible to make it a memorable... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
Bacchus49
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Offering spectacular flight tours of glaciers, volcanos, Mt Mckinley, Prince William Sound and much more in the great state of Alaska.
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Merrill Field Airport, Anchorage, AK
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Our family of 4 went on a glacier tour with Bill. I liked it so much I went again the next day on a long flight to deliver cargo and people to remote villages. (They squeezed me in last minute.) I absolutely would go again....More

Thank Horalky
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Super friendly pilot. He really loves his job and did everything possible to make it a memorable trip!

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

I have flown twice with Sound Aviation and each flight was an unforgettable experience! Bill and Beth are extremely accommodating and can help customize your flight to make sure you get the best experience with Alaska's finicky weather! Flightseeing is definitely one of the best...More

Thank Erin S
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is a family owned business that wants you to love the landscape as much as they do. We chose the Knik Glacier tour and we have no regrets. Beth was totally awesome to wrk with on reservations and will keep you informed if weather...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Their prices are better than other companies in anchorage and they seemed to have better reviews. Unfortunately the weather wasn't going to cooperate for seeing Denali, so Beth worked all day to fit me and my boyfriend on a tour. We did a custom tour...More

Thank Rachel B
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

We planned their extended volcano tour in January for a July tour. We were told a lesser price than their website price and they were going to give us an adjusted price which was very agreeable to us. The problem was that on the day...More

Thank whoa3050
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

November four zero four four niner....you're cleared for a great trip! We took the 2 hour Denali flight. Very affordable compared to other options. Beth was super accommodating with the scheduling, working around our schedule. Bill (pilot) did a great job narrating all the sights....More

Thank Dwight G
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

My family and I took a tour of the Knik Glacier. We were able to arrange the tour a day beforehand and found that the pricing was very reasonable especially compared to other local small plane sight seeing companies who charged almost double the price....More

Thank Landerson84
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

I canNOT say enough good about this flight and The Marsan family! We had a very small window of time to take a plane ride and they were so accommodating. We got a view of Anchorage that we never would have had otherwise. It was...More

Thank Mary K
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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic trip, great company. Very easy to deal with and super responsive while arranging our flight. Our pilot shared insight and details about everything we saw during the flight but didn't overwhelm; he let the views of the glaciers and mountains do that. Incredible sights...More

Thank Dan E
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darleneclintmartin
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Response from Bill M | Property representative |
Hi! Trip Advisor has changed and we haven't! I apologize for the delay in responding. We are based out of Anchorage, 812 miles away. We are a fixed-wing airplane. Visit Skagway's webpage for more information. They may... More
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