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Stallion 51

3951 Merlin Dr, Kissimmee, FL 34741-4551
+1 407-846-4400
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Best day of my life

Dreaming this for a long time, I got to fly the TF-51 Mustang with instructor Steve Larmore... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Marc C
Even more amazing than I knew it would be!

Flying with Stallion 51 is an exhilarating, energising, incredible experience. Of course it is, why... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2017
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Fly an Authentic WWII Mustang. Stallion 51 offers the rare opportunity to experience the legendary P-51 Mustang and the historic T-6 Texan in flight as well as the Introduction to UAT flights at the controls of the L-39 Turbo Jet. Orientation and Introductory flights are with experienced instructors who allow you to take the controls in dual-cockpit, dual-control authentic vintage aircraft. Hands-on orientation flights include pre and post flight briefing, video recording of your flight, photo and flight training certificate. Stallion 51 has been a leader in WWII and Vintage aviation for over 25 years; keeping aviation history exciting, available and safe for everyone. Visitors are always welcome to tour Stallion 51's facilities.
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3951 Merlin Dr, Kissimmee, FL 34741-4551
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Dreaming this for a long time, I got to fly the TF-51 Mustang with instructor Steve Larmore. Simply put, this was the best day of my life. I'm an Aviation enthusiast and flying such a legendary airplane was out of this world. Steve and the...More

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Marc, So glad you had a great hands-on experience in the cockpit of dual cockpit-dual control Mustang. Come back and see us while we are at Sun N Fun April 4-9th. We will be joined by many of our Mustang friends celebrating our 30th anniversary....More

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Reviewed 8 February 2017

Flying with Stallion 51 is an exhilarating, energising, incredible experience. Of course it is, why wouldn't it be!? I thought I'd tell you about the things that aren't exactly common knowledge. First of all getting to Stallion 51 didn't exactly go to plan. I followed...More

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Jermey, Thank you for the great and detailed review. Your observations and suggestions will help future visitors to Stallion 51 enjoy their flights even more. We look forward to your return and hope you will join us at Sun N Fun in April to help...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2017

Thanks to Steve Larmore the flight was a true adventure. The Mustang performed better than expected and was a real joy to fly. Steve let me do far more than I could imagine and guided me through every exercise in a perfect way. Wish I...More

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Jan, Glad you enjoyed your HANDS-ON experience flying Stallion 51's dual cockpit -dual control P-51 Mustang. We look forward to you coming back for more flying fun. KT Budde-Jones.

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Reviewed 19 December 2016

I had the opportunity to ride with John "Homer" Black on December 9th for his 600th Mustang flight, and my first! The ride was a 30th birthday gift from my wife, and I don't know how she'll ever follow it up. As a child growing...More

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2016

Carlo; So glad we were able to make your 30th birthday special with a flight in our dual cockpit - dual control Mustang. We hope you will be back to see us again. Until then, Happy Holidays, KT Budde-Jones

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Reviewed 23 November 2016

As a very old fighter pilot who has not been upside down since 1992, the flight was beyond great fun. To be allowed to do what you like with the A/C was beyond anything I had hoped for. Go fly it while there is still...More

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2016

Glad you enjoyed your hands on flight in Stallion 51's dual cockpit-dual control Mustang. Sounds like history not only did not stand still but you turned upside down as well! Hope you have a wonderful Holiday season and thank you for sharing the cockpit with...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2016

I was able to experience Stallion 51 and fly the Texan -- and it was incredible. A buddy of mine with a Single Engine License flew the Mustang -- and Steve and I flew the Texan. We all were able to link up in formation...More

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2016

There is only one thing better than taking an orientation flight with Stallion 51, it is flying a formation flight at Stallion 51 with a friend to share the experience. Glad you enjoyed the flights and have the video to relive the fun you had....More

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Reviewed 5 November 2016

I highly recommend visiting the highly professional and friendly crew of Stallion 51. The chance to actually fly a piece of America's history was the ultimate honor to commemorate our aviator heroes. Thanks to the staff, pilots and mechanics of Stallion 51, these memories live...More

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2016

John, It is an honor for us as well to share not only the cockpit of our Mustangs but their history and heritage as well. Thank you for keeping their memories alive by sharing your experience at Stallion 51 with others. KT Budde-Jones

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Reviewed 3 November 2016

The sound of a Merlin engine gives me chills ! It's a powerful and invigorating sound that tells me a great flight awaits the passenger and pilot. My husbands sixth flight with Lee Lauderback was as thrilling and exciting as his first one back in...More

Thank Deb S
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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2016

Deb, After so many flights with us, you two are part of Stallion 51's family. Thank you for being such loyal "frequent fliers" in our dual cockpit-dual control Mustangs. We look forward to sharing the cockpit with you again. KT Budde-Jones

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Reviewed 26 September 2016

If you are looking for the thrill of a life time provided by an entertaining proficient professional this is it. This was my third flight (2 P-51 & 1 T-6) at Stallion 51. Stallion 51 is way past the top of the list.

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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2016

Glad we could share Stallion 51's whole "stable" with you. We hope you will come back to fly our dual cockpit - dual control L-39 Turbo Jet as well. Until then, thank you for sharing the cockpit with us. KT Budde-Jones

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Reviewed 20 July 2016

Great team...great place...great planes...what else? Starting a Merlin engine and flying the plane that change the face of the world during WWII is definetely "once in a lifetime experience" Nothing is comparable !

Thank Guillaume J
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MustangOps, Public Relations Manager at Stallion 51, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2016

Guillaume, I think you said it all! ....thank you for sharing the cockpit with us. We look forward to your return. KT Budde-Jones

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Please give us a call at 407-846-4400 or email us, address found on our website, to discuss the various flight options we have available. That you for your interest. We look forward to flying with you. KT
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First, Thank you for your service. As for discounts, we do not offer any discounts for our flights. We feel that we offer a fair price for a once in a lifetime experience at the controls of our P-51 Mustangs. We hope that... More
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Always good to book ahead so you get the time and date that works best for you. You can always change your date if need be. Please give us a call at 407-846-4400. Looking forward to your visit. KT
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