Scenic Flights

Experience Northern California

Take a scenic flight and see Redding from a new perspective. You can enjoy a flight over Shasta Lake and Whiskeytown Lake, or see a bird’s eye view of the Sacramento River and Mount Shasta. Scenic flights make unique gifts and anniversary presents and are great for people of all ages. Our pilots make sure that your experience is safe and memorable from start to finish. With personalized flights, you can create the flight of your dream.

Note: with fuel price changes beyond our control, all prices are subject to change at any time. We will do our best to keep these online prices listed correct.

The Cessna 172 can hold up to 3 passengers (depending on weight; call for details).

Scenic rates in one of our Cessna 172s:

  • 1/2 Hour Flight: $150
  • 1 Hour Flight: $225
  • 1.5 Hour Flight: $320


Vintage Aircraft Rides

Upgrade your scenic flight to one of our classic aircraft. Our pilots are also a FAA Certified Flight Instructors, so pilots and non-pilots alike can request that the flight be signed as instruction time given in a logbook. Rates for flights in these special aircraft are billed on a partial hourly basis for the cost of plane and pilot, per tenth of hour (for example .5 hours in the Stearman would be $167.50, .8hrs in the T-34 would be $268.00, etc). Each of these aircraft only have 2 seats, and can only hold our pilot, and one passenger.

  • Boeing Stearman, per flight hour, with pilot: $335


  • Beechcraft T-34, per flight hour, with pilot: $335


  • Cessna L19 Bird Dog, per flight hour: $235


About Us

We are the full service FBO at Benton.

Flying, Maintenance, and Fuel.