Huey helicopter flights return August 18-19 to Orange Beach

July 19, 2021
Huey helicopter flights return August 18-19 to Orange Beach

The nonprofit Friends of Army Aviation group is scheduled to return to Orange Beach on August 18-19 to offer rides in a vintage Vietnam War-era Bell UH-1 “Huey” combat helicopter from the helipad near Orange Beach Event Center at The Wharf.

The flights will begin at 8 a.m., weather permitting, and last until 7 p.m. on August 18th and 5 p.m. on August 19th. Each flight will last approximately 10 minutes and the cost is $70 per person. 

Tickets can be purchased onsite during flight days or in advance on the Friends of Army Aviation website: 

All minors under the age of 16 must ride with a parent or guardian. Children 16-17 may ride with parents/guardians written permission.

For more information, visit https://friendsofarmyaviation.org/.