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United Air Charter

Livingstone, Zambia
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Come to Livingstone Zambia and view one of the seven natural wonders of the world - the magnificent VICTORIA FALLS. Also known as "Mosi Oa Tunya" - the smoke that thunders - the Victoria Falls is one of the most spectacular sights in the world and you will be able to view this amazing waterfall from the comfort of one of our helicopters. This experience will definitely qualify as the flight of your life as you embark on the "Flight of Angels". The pilot will orbit to the right and left, enabling passengers on both sides of the helicopter to photograph and view the mighty Victoria Falls. Once completed you will proceed upriver to Long Island and the Mosi Oa Tunya National Park where you may spot some of Africa's large game.
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Steeve wrote a review Apr 2021
Dinant, Belgium3930 contributions473 helpful votes
We stayed near the Victoria Falls and we were greatly disturbed by the noise of these helicopters, several times every day! We also witnessed that the local animals such as the zebras and the giraffes were greatly affected. I think helicopters shouldn't be allowed to fly in a national park or that at least there should be a quota (like two flights per day maximum).
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Date of experience: April 2021
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Jim P wrote a review Feb 2020
Derbyshire, United Kingdom35 contributions15 helpful votes
Really wanted to see the falls from the air and we were not disappointed. Chose the 20 minute flight which included flying low down the gorge which was brilliant. The pilot was great, explained the features we flew over really well and with only 4 in the helicopter we all had really good views. If the aircraft was full with 6 people it would be less enjoyable for the two sitting inboard in the back seats.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Ella_UAC, Owner at United Air Charter
Responded 02 Mar 2020
Dear jimp885, Thank you so very much for such a lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your flight with us! We truly do appreciate you taking time to send feedback! Kindest Regards, The UAC Team
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Gary H wrote a review Jan 2020
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom70 contributions20 helpful votes
Brilliant from start to finish, picked up in a safari jeep for the short ride to the heli pad, great reception from very friendly team. The we got really lucky we were the only 2 on the flight, it was fantastic, stunning views, really great pilot who explained all sorts of facts. The drop into the gorge was something else. We have done the heli trip in the Grand Canyon but this 20 minutes was way better. DVD turned up no problem via Dropbox
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Ella_UAC, Owner at United Air Charter
Responded 02 Mar 2020
Dear GaryH817, Thank you so very much for such a lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your flight with us! We truly do appreciate you taking time to send feedback! Kindest Regards, The UAC Team
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happytravellady wrote a review Jan 2020
Macclesfield, United Kingdom908 contributions343 helpful votes
What an amazing experience this was. Wouldn’t have missed it for the world. We opted for the longer flight over the falls and down the gorge and it was just stunning. I felt very safe with the pilot and he gave us an amazing experience. It’s something that can’t be recreated in any other way. Forms to sign and some waiting around to do if you’re in a larger group as only a few people can do the helicopter flight at any 1 time but there is steel drum entertainment while you wait and you’ll be busy with either anticipation beforehand or elation afterwards. Have fun!
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Responded 02 Mar 2020
Dear happytravellady, Thank you so very much for such a lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your flight with us! We truly do appreciate you taking time to send feedback! Kindest Regards, The UAC Team
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Mauro V wrote a review Nov 2019
Pembroke Pines, Florida472 contributions112 helpful votes
From the hotel pick up to the soft landing everything was extremely professional and safety conscious. The briefings were comprehensive and the pilot informative and considerate, making turns to allow passengers on both sides of the helicopter to see the falls. Don't skimp, you will probably only be here once so go for the 30 min trip
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from Ella_UAC, Owner at United Air Charter
Responded 02 Mar 2020
Dear mvine42, Thank you so very much for such a lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your flight with us! We truly do appreciate you taking time to send feedback! Kindest Regards, The UAC Team
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