Aircraft flight

Vintage flight in La Roche-sur-Yon (85)

Offered by :

François et son équipe

5.0 (5 reviews)

La Roche-sur-Yon (85)

  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • One person
  • From 12 years old

You can cancel free of charge up to 14 days before the date of the activity.

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Activity description :

Relive the original sensations of a whole generation of American pilots trained in the 40s with this vintage flight aboard a PT17 Super Stearman!

La Roche-sur-Yon, the ideal place to fly

Departing from La Roche-sur-Yon, you'll fly over the Vendée and its unique landscapes. Between Les Sables-d'Olonne, Saint-Jean-de-Monts and the Marais Poitevin regional nature park, you'll be in for a real treat.

Course of the flight :

  • Welcome at the airfield, aircraft presentation and safety briefing.
  • Wetsuit and helmet provided.
  • The flight lasts 15 or 40 minutes , depending on the package chosen.
  • In all, allow around 1h30 for the experience: preparation and flight.

The plane: you'll fly aboard a plane from the 1940s, the PT17 Super Stearman. Iconic, it has seen a whole generation of pilots trained.

This activity is sure to stir your emotions! It's also an original gift idea for an aviation enthusiast.


Zero booking fees

Flight 15 min

Price per person


Flight 40 min

Price per person


Option - Pilotage

Take control of the plane in flight


Option - Flight movie



Aérodrome de la Roche-sur-Yon, 85000 La Roche-sur-Yon

How to get there:
- By car: 1h20 from La Rochelle via D9

Know before you go

  • Flights take place all year round.
  • From age 12 with written parental consent.
  • Maximum height: 1m95.
  • Maximum weight: 105 kg.
  • A medical certificate is required for anyone over 70.
  • Before the flight, eat light.
  • Wear comfortable clothing and closed shoes.
  • In the event of bad weather, the flight will be postponed to a later date.
  • Flight confirmation based on weather conditionsthe evening beforeby SMS.
  • As an option, choose to take the controls of the aircraft and/or keep an indelible souvenir by selecting the film of the flight (film sent by e-mail on a download link, 1 to 3 weeks after the flight).

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