Ottawa Biplane Rides
Operating from Canada Aviation & Space Museum – Rockcliffe Field in Ottawa, ON
Feel the wind in your hair and experience aviation as it was in the 1930s! This ride provides an introduction to flying at its best – in a vintage open-cockpit biplane.
Parliament Hill Tour
Strap on your aviator’s cap and goggles and get a bird’s eye view of Parliament Hill and downtown Ottawa.
Gatineau Hills Tour
Travel back in time as you soar serenely aloft the Gatineau River, viewing historic Gatineau Park, the Chelsea River dams, and the original river-logging route that helped found the City of Ottawa. Includes the Parliament Hill Tour on the return leg.
Ottawa Valley Tour
See the local farmland and rural area’s of the Ottawa Valley and transport yourself in time to the famous barnstormer era of the 1920’s.
Enjoy an extensive flight over the federal Gatineau Park with a close up look at Champlain lookout. This flight includes panoramic vistas of the entire Gatineau Park. Aerial views of the secluded lakes and river systems that have made this park world famous and the farmlands of Western Quebec and Eastern Ontario make this ride a must see! Includes the Parliament Hill tour on the return leg.
Vintage Wings of Canada Tour
Two amazing museums and two sensational biplane rides make this tour a must for the hardcore aviation enthusiast! The adventure begins at the Canada Aviation & Space Museum where you will board the aircraft for a flight across the river to Gatineau, to visit Canada’s largest collection of historic flying aircraft at the Vintage Wings of Canada. Meet your enthusiastic and knowledgeable tour guide who will give you an hour-long, guided, behind the scenes tour of this impressive collection. If you are lucky you may even see some of their rare aircraft patrolling the skies around the Gatineau airport. After your Vintage Wings experience, you will be flown back to the Canada Aviation Museum. If you have ever wanted to hear the historic howl of a Merlin engine powered Spitfire, Mustang or Hurricane in flight, this double-adventure tour is for you!
(All prices based on two passengers per flight. Taxes not included.)
Visa, Mastercard & Debit accepted.
Gift Certificates & Customized Packages available.
Weight restrictions apply. Due to aircraft loading and safety requirements, Central Aviation Inc. has the right to limit, arrange &/or deny passenger loading at their sole discretion. All rides are subject to weather and aircraft serviceability. Rates are subject to change without notice.