our city

See New Orleans from a different altitude!

Flight Academy is proud to be located in one of the most unique, authentic, and mysterious cities in the US, New Orleans. It is our desire to capture the heart and soul of the city that we call home from the sky. In the city shaped like a crescent, it gets tricky finding your way around. Let us put it all in perspective for you. From the bayou to the Dome, from the river to the lake, from the cemeteries to the mouth of the river, from the Quarter to the Spanish Plaza, you can capture it all in one flight. Come see your favorite local landmarks, neighborhoods, and other cultural gems from different altitude!

If you're not trying to redeem a previous purchase, but would like to purchase one of the tours on this page directly, please complete and return the following form and agreement: Reservation Form | Agreement

Contact us for more information, or for a custom tour designed to your exact needs

* Cameras allowed and recommended. Get some of the most unbelievable pictures!

Tours are conducted seven days a week from 8:00 am until 5:30 pm. An additional fee of $50 applies to any request for a reservation after normal hours. Fuel surcharge may apply.

aerial tours

  • Big Easy Aerial Tour - $230 per couple

    This is an exciting 30 minute aerial tour of New Orleans. View the Mississippi River, the French Quarter, Superdome, and Port of New Orleans like you've never seen it before. Then fly out to the beautiful bayous of South Louisiana. Of, if you prefer our experienced and knowledgeable guides will customize your tour to see whatever you want! Aerial City Tours is $115 per person for a half hour flight. $250 per couple/45 mins. $270 per couple/60 mins.   Contact us

  • Wine and Cheese Flight - $285/45 mins.

    A sight unseen! Enjoy a 45 minute sightseeing flight and a bottle of Wine and a basket of Cheese while soaring above the purple sunset skies of New Orleans. $310/hr.   Contact us

  • Group Tours - $450/30 mins.

    Flight Academy strives to accommodate everyone's desires to experience flight. This tour includes refreshments for a group of 1-5 passengers with maximum weight limit 600 lbs. If you have a large group interested in sightseeing, please contact us to customize a package to meet your needs.   Contact us

  • Love In The Air - $240/30 mins.

    Let Cupid's Pilots take you on a half hour romantic flight over the City of New Orleans with a toast of champagne and treat of chocolate for you and your Valentine! This is a perfect gift for any romantic occasion. $260/45 mins. $280/hr.   Contact us

  • Photo Flight - contact us (1 hr minimum rental)

    To capture that perfect bird's eye view, you can rent one of our aircraft with one of our pilot's who is a local and is familiar with New Orleans and gulf south region.

  • Reservation Request

    To all our Socialites & Grouponians, thank you for your support. We can't wait to take you to the skies over New Orleans, but first some minor details. Please fill out the forms linked below and send them back by email or fax with your best penmenship. Once your reservation request is received, we'll check availability and email a confirmation. Reservation Form | Agreement

    Contact us for more information, or for a custom tour designed to your exact needs