Ride Program

We offer multiple opportunities to ride with us whether it is a personal ride at one of our Chapter Hangar locations or by scheduling an appearance with us at an AirShow.
Please contact to book your ride, event or appearance at an AirShow today:

Steve Wages – Director of Operations

steve.wages@armyav.org.  Phone: +1-770-897-0444 x 1001

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Nichole Dawson – Operations Assistant

opsadmin@armyav.org. Phone: +1-770-897-0444 x 1002

INFORMATION About our Rides:

Spectators can climb on board a UH-1H “Huey”.  Riders fly with a veteran pilot and up to 9 other passengers.  For an even more intense ride, spectators can ride in an AH-1F Cobra attack helicopter which is a single passenger ride.  Certain age, health, and weight restrictions may apply.
Ride prices may vary per show/location.
Huey Ride:  6-8 Minutes
Cobra Ride: 10-11 Minutes

Rides At Local Chapters

Come fly at a scheduled Event or call us to set up a Huey or Cobra Ride at one of our three Chapters: Gateway, Legacy or SouthWest

770-897-0444 (Tue-Sat, 8am-4pm)

Rides At Shows

We are now accepting Pre Sales for rides on both the Huey and Cobra for upcoming Air Shows, Please click here.

Passenger Qualifications:

Physically able to ingress / egress aircraft under own ability without assistance
No health restrictions for flight
Minimum age:
Cobra-16 years old
Huey-5 years old, with parent or guardian
Weight limitations: Aircraft seat belt must be able to fasten securely
Passenger liability release: Parent or guardian must sign release for those under 18

FAQs

Bell UH-1 Huey FACTS:
Engine: 1 Lycoming T53-L-13 turbine, 1,400 shaft horsepower
Length: 57 feet
Height: 13 feet, 7 inches
Maximum Speed: 127 MPH
Range: 299 Miles
Gross Weight: 9,500 pounds
Crew: Four: 1 Pilot, 1 Co-pilot, 1 Crew Chief
Passengers: 10

Bell AH-1F Cobra FACTS:
Engine: Lycoming T53-L-703, 1,800 shaft horsepower
Length: 53 feet
Height: 13 feet, 6 inches
Maximum Speed: 172 MPH
Range: 315 Miles
Empty Weight: 5,810 pounds
Crew: Two: 1 pilot and 1 passenger

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