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Standard D-25 in flight during biplane ride at Waldo Wright's Flying Service in Central Florida

Waldo Wright’s Flying Service

Waldo Wright’s Flying Service, the Nation’s largest open cockpit ride operator, offers flights November - April in Florida.

Biplane Rides in Central Florida

If you’re looking for a unique vacation experience, Waldo Wright’s Flying Service will fulfill your expectations. You can join Waldo for flight operations in two locations – Winter Haven and Polk City. Winter Haven’s Gilbert Field location offers rides by appointment (in a private hangar with private access to the airfield) Monday – Thursday. Rides are available at Fantasy of Flight in Polk City, Friday through Sunday.

Waldo Wright’s Planes

Waldo is pleased to continue offering his unique biplane ride experiences!  Friends and family can ride together, up to 4 passengers, in a Standard D-25 for a 15 minute joyride.  A single guest can also fly his Stearman biplane, with dual controls, for 30 minutes.

Like Waldo Wright’s Flying Service on Facebook to see videos and ride testimonials.


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