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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How many people can ride?

The helicopter has 3 passenger seats. 2 person minimum, 3 person maximum. We can do back-to-back photo flights for groups larger than 3.

Can I still fly if I'm a single rider?

Yes! You just have to cover the cost of 2 seats. In some cases we can combine single riders.

Where do we meet?

Park in front of the Ryan Airfield building, it's next to Richie's Cafe. A staff member will meet you at the entrance to escort you to the helicopter.

Do I need to tip the pilot?

Gratuity is never expected, but always appreciated!

How early should I show up?

10 minutes is recommended. As we often have back-to-back flights, we cannot accommodate late arrivals.

What if I need to reschedule or cancel?

We require at least 24 hours to reschedule or receive a refund. Refunds are subject to a 5% cancellation fee. Cancellations less than 24 hours will receive a 50% refund. No-shows will not be refunded.

How long is the drive from Tucson to Ryan Airfield?

About 25 minutes from the center of Tucson.

Can the helicopter doors be off?

Yes! Upon request for an additional $100. All cameras and personal items must be securely tethered to yourself. Email or call to make arrangements.

Can I take pictures?

Yes! And you must!

Can I purchase in-flight video footage?

Yes! We provide 2 camera angles for an additional $100. Email or call to make arrangements.

What should I wear?

Comfortable clothes. No flip flops or loose items.

Will I get airsick?

Very rarely do we have someone feel sick. The pilot will keep the flight as comfortable as possible. Morning flights have the least amount of turbulence.

How do I purchase a gift certificate?

Email tasha@volarehelicopters.com

Do gift certificates expire?

Yes, gift certificates expire 12 months from purchase date.

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Email any other questions to tasha@volarehelicopters.com

We look forward to flying with you!

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