Experience an immersive 2 hour adventure that allows you to relive history as a Naval Aviator. You suit up in authentic WWII era flight gear, receive aviation equipment issue, survival training, and a pre-flight briefing. Then, hop into the cockpit of an SNJ-5C for a one hour flight around O‘ahu that follows some of the flight routes of the Japanese attackers. Fly over genuine battlefields as the thrill of flight melds with history in this unique return to WWII. This intense immersion into Naval Aviation will enhance even the most avid history enthusiast’s appreciation for this tumultuous period of the 20th Century. The maximum group size for this product is 1 person.
Meet for this 2-hour experience at John Kalaeloa Airport (JRF) in Oahu 45 minutes before your tour time, so you can check in. This tour has morning and afternoon departure times available.
Once you've checked in, get started by suiting up in authentic WWII-era flight gear, and receive survival training, and a pre-flight briefing.
Afterward, it's time to get up in the air. Your plane takes off, and you'll soar above Oahu for about 45-50 minutes in a U.S. Navy SNJ (AT-6), an authentic WWII aircraft. Along your flight, fly the same routes Japanese pilots did. See views of Pearl Harbor, Wheeler, Kaneohe, and Bellows airfields, and the coastline. You'll also have 2-way communication with your pilot.
Your experience ends back on the ground at the John Kalaeloa Airport.