Croydon Air Services: Vintage Aircraft Flights
Essential for completing your Mandeville Experience is a flight in one of our vintage aircraft. Croydon Air Services provide joyrides and scenic flights for anyone wishing to adventure back in time to the golden years of flight.
You will be provided with a leather jacket and flying goggles and our experienced pilot will make sure you are strapped in and give you a safety briefing.
It is recommended that all flights are booked prior to your visit to avoid disappointment. Flights are dependent on pilot availability and suitable flying weather.
We also have flight vouchers available. Perfect for birthdays and Christmas.
Book a flight:
+64 3 208 6046 (Weekdays 9.30am to 4.30pm, and weekends 11.00am to 3.00pm)
+64 3 208 9755 (Weekdays 9.00am to 5.00pm)
Our pilot Ben Morrison, pictured here with racing car legend Greg Murphy, has been flying for Croydon Air Services since October 2014.
Ben has more than 16 years flying experience. He will tell you everything you need to know to make sure your journey is safe.
The open air adventure. Feel the thrill of flight as you ride up front in this open-seat bi-plane. The pilot sits behind you.
Prices: 15 minute flight, $150
20 minute flight, $200
30 minute flight, $300
The romantic option, with room for two (or three) in the cabin. The pilot sits outside behind the cabin.
Prices: 15 minute flight, $150.00
30 minute flight, $180.00
The original airline experience. These aircraft flew in NZ for NAC (prior to Air New Zealand). It features a large cabin with seating for up to eight passengers. A minimum of six passengers is required
Prices: 15 minute flight, $75
30 minute flight, $150