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Holiday Gift Certificates Available Online

If you’re looking for the perfect gift for someone who has everything, a Flying M Air gift certificate might be the answer. And this year, they’re available for your convenience 24/7 via online purchase.

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Flying M Air offers gift certificates for all of its tours, day trips, multi-day excursions, and event rides. We also offer gift certificates for specific dollar amounts that can be applied to any Flying M Air service.

Learn more about how our gift certificates work.

Shop in our online store now.

Crush Season 2016 Winery Tour — Save $75!

From now through October 25, Flying M Air is pleased to offer a discount of $75 off wine tasting flights to Tsillan Cellars Winery in Chelan or Cave B Estate Winery in Quincy.

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This is your chance to enjoy a scenic flight in the Wenatchee Valley area, as the trees in orchards and beyond turn bright shades of yellow and red. Fly over the blue Columbia River under blue skies, getting a new perspective of familiar sights.

When you land at the winery, go inside the tasting room for a wine tasting or into the restaurant for a meal — or do both! Your pilot will wait up to 2 hours while you enjoy the hospitality of the winery staff.

Afterwards, you’ll head back to Wenatchee Pangborn Airport by a different route with different scenery to complete your trip.

Special Offer: Book and complete your flight before October 25 and take $75 off the normal price.

Learn more about our wine-tasting tours.

This offer expires at 11:59pm on Saturday October 15th, 2016.

July 2 Tours from Cave B

Coming to Cave B on Saturday? Add a helicopter tour to your day!

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Flying M Air is pleased to be offering 15-minute helicopter tours from Cave B Estate Winery & Resort on Saturday, July 2, 2016 from 11 AM to 5 PM. The tours are priced at $75/person with a 2 person minimum per flight. We can take up to 3 people per flight but weight limits apply; total passenger weight cannot exceed 600 pounds.

Although you can pay for your flight onsite by cash or credit card, you can also reserve a flight by buying tickets online. Availability is limited for this event, so sign up now.

This offer expires at 5:00pm on Saturday July 2nd, 2016.

July 4 Dam-to-Dam Tours

Four flights available on July 4.

Flying M Air is pleased to announce that its first 1/2 hour tour special is Monday, July 4. We’ll be offering 4 different time slots for 1/2 hour Dam-to-Dam Tours.

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From Wenatchee Pangborn Memorial Airport in East Wenatchee, we’ll head to the Columbia River and follow it up to the Rocky Reach Dam, then turn around and follow the river back down to the Rock Island Dam. Along the way, you’ll have amazing views of East Wenatchee, Wenatchee, the Wenatchee River confluence, Malaga, both dams, and numerous parks and other points of interest. Get a new perspective of Wenatchee!

Each flight accommodates up to 3 passengers for a 30-minute flight. Weight limits apply: no passenger can weigh more than 275 and total passenger weight cannot exceed 600 pounds. All flights originate at the General Aviation Terminal at Pangborn Memorial Airport in East Wenatchee.

This is a special offer 30-minute tour offered on specific dates. (Normally our tours have a 1-hour minimum.)

If you have questions or want to book a longer flight or Winery Trip, call us at 509-699-8044.

Buy your ticket now in our online store.

This offer expires at 11:55pm on Sunday July 3rd, 2016.

30-Minute Tours from Wenatchee

Flying M Air is pleased to offer 30-minute tours of the Wenatchee area on specific dates and times.

Normally, our flights have a one-hour minimum. But in an effort to make flying with us more affordable for folks who just want a tour of the Wenatchee Valley, we’ve begun setting aside specific weekend and holiday dates and times for shorter flights. You can see what’s available and buy tickets on our Online Store. Just look under the “Specials” heading.

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Specials are often available just a few days before the ticket date, so it’s important to check in occasionally if you want to find a date that works for you. But we’ll also be announcing upcoming dates on this site, so subscribing to our News & Special Offers list is probably a more reliable way to get timely announcements of upcoming special offers like 30 minute flights, as well as ride events and “Be Spontaneous!” deep discount offers for longer flights. You can subscribe by entering your email address in the form on the left side of any page on this site. Then click Subscribe and respond to the confirmation email you receive. You can unsubscribe at any time.

As with all of our flights, we can take up to 3 passengers. All flights originate at Wenatchee Pangborn Memorial Airport in East Wenatchee and tour the Wenatchee Valley, from the Rocky Reach Dam to the Rock Island Dam and partway up the Wenatchee River. There is a 275-pound seat weight limit and the total of all passengers cannot exceed 600 pounds. Pricing for 30-minute flights is $295 plus tax. Flights are by reservation only and are subject to postponement or cancellation (with full refund, if necessary) in the event of bad weather or helicopter mechanical issues. 30-minute flights may not be used for doors-off photo flights or air taxi services.

If you have questions about our 30-minute flights or any of our other services, give us a call at 509-699-8044.

Fathers Day Weekend Special

Flying M Air is pleased to offer a special 30-minute tour for Father’s Day weekend, 2016.

Take Dad on a flight he’ll remember for a long time. From Wenatchee Pangborn Memorial Airport in East Wenatchee, we’ll head to the Columbia River and follow it up to the Rocky Reach Dam, then turn around and follow the river back down to the Rock Island Dam. Along the way, you’ll have amazing views of East Wenatchee, Wenatchee, the Wenatchee River confluence, Malaga, both dams, and numerous parks and other points of interest. Treat Dad to a new perspective of Wenatchee!

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Each flight accommodates up to 3 passengers for a 30-minute flight. Weight limits apply: no passenger can weigh more than 275 and total passenger weight cannot exceed 600 pounds. All flights originate at the General Aviation Terminal at Pangborn Memorial Airport in East Wenatchee.

This is a special offer 30-minute tour just for Father’s Day weekend. (Normally our tours have a 1-hour minimum.)

Availability is limited. To book your flight, visit our online store. If you have questions or want to book a longer flight or Winery Trip, call us at 509-699-8044.

This offer expires at 9:00am on Saturday June 18th, 2016.

September Special Offer Flights

Flying M Air is pleased to offer your choice of special offers for certain dates in September, 2015.

  • Special Offer #1: 20% Off 1-hour tours
    Our regular charter rate is $545/hour. On the dates and times listed below, you can save 20% — that’s $109 — off the regular price for a one-hour tour anywhere* in the Wenatchee area.
  • Special Offer #2: Special 30-minute Tour
    Other than at ride events, our minimum flight time for tours is one hour. On the dates and times listed below, you can go for a 30-minute tour anywhere* in the Wenatchee area for $272.50.

Scene from a ride.

These special offers are available on the following dates only:

  • Saturday, September 5: 8 AM – 9:30 AM, 2:30 PM – 4 PM
  • Thursday, September 10: 10 AM – 12:30 PM
  • Saturday, September 19: 8 AM – 9:30 AM, 2:30 PM – 4 PM
  • Saturday, September 26: 9 AM – 11 AM
  • Wednesday, September 30: 9 AM – 11 AM

Interested in a custom helicopter tour you’ll remember forever? What are you waiting for? Call us now! 509-699-8044


*Please note that we cannot fly in areas covered by temporary flight restrictions due to firefighting activities. We can take up to 3 passengers on either special offer flight; weight limits apply. Special offers cannot be combined. Reservations are required. Offer may be withdrawn at any time.

Wenatchee to Chelan Photos

The following photos were taken during flights between Wenatchee and Lake Chelan. These are the kinds of views you can expect to see when you join us on one of our wine-tasting trips to Tsillan Cellars in Chelan.

Crush Season Wine Tasting Tour Discounts

From now through October 31, Flying M Air is pleased to offer a discount of $75 off wine tasting flights to Tsillan Cellars Winery in Chelan or Cave B Estate Winery in Quincy.

A view along the way

This is your chance to enjoy a scenic flight in the Wenatchee Valley area, as the trees in orchards and beyond turn bright shades of yellow and red. Fly over the blue Columbia River under blue skies, getting a new perspective of familiar sights.

When you land at the winery, go inside the tasting room for a wine tasting or into the restaurant for a meal — or do both! Your pilot will wait up to 2 hours while you enjoy the hospitality of the winery staff.

Afterwards, you’ll head back to Wenatchee Pangborn Airport by a different route with different scenery to complete your trip.

Special Offer: Book and complete your flight before October 31 and take $75 off the normal price.

Learn more about our wine-tasting tours.

This offer expires at 4:00pm on Friday October 31st, 2014.

Washington State Winery Tours, Summer 2012

A View from our Wine Tasting ToursJust a quick note to the folks who tracked us down through the recent article in The News Tribune, “Holiday gifts for, from wine lovers“…

Flying M Air will be back in the Quincy/Wenatchee areas in May 2012 to offer wine-tasting tours and scenic flights along the Columbia River. Although our list of participating wineries is not confirmed, we expect to work with Beaumont Cellars, Martin-Scott Winery, Malaga Springs Winery, and Cave B Estate Winery.

Wine-tasting tours will be offered on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, weather permitting. All tours will originate at one of the participating wineries or at Wenatchee Pangborn Airport. Flights follow scenic routes, mostly along the Columbia River and land on winery property.

Tour pricing varies depending on starting point and wineries visited, with the lowest-priced wine-tasting tour operating between Beaumont Cellars and Cave B for $95/person. There is a 2-person minimum per flight. Passengers can spend up to one hour on the ground at each winery for tasting. Short scenic flights may be available for part of the season on weekends from Beaumont Cellars or Martin-Scott Winery for $50/person.

Gift certificates are available in dollar amounts that can be applied to any of our wine-tasting or scenic tours. Call us at 928-231-0196 for more information or to purchase a gift certificate.

And if you’re looking for the adventure vacation of a lifetime, consider joining us for our annual flight from Arizona to Washington. We’ve got room on board for two people and limited luggage. You pick the route and take up to three days to make the trip. Get on our mailing list to learn more as soon as details are available.