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United Air Charter

Livingstone, Zambia
+260 21 3323095
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Fantastic Flight

UAC were fantastic, the staff were helpful and view from the waiting area stunning. It is the only... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2014
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Incredible flight over Victoria Falls and Batoka Gorge

Can't recommend UAC enough! The waiting area is stunning....beautifully thatched open building... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2014
London, United Kingdom
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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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  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Livingstone, Zambia
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Reviewed 5 February 2014

UAC were fantastic, the staff were helpful and view from the waiting area stunning. It is the only way to see this amazing natural wonder in all its glory. The pilot was knowledgeable and gave a useful commentary. Seeing the lay out of the falls...More

Thank cathgunby
Reviewed 26 January 2014

Can't recommend UAC enough! The waiting area is stunning....beautifully thatched open building with a fabulous view across to Vic Falls in the distance where you can see the spray rising....the only indication of the amazing natural wonder you are about to see in a very...More

Thank H-times-2
Reviewed 16 January 2014

Seeing Vic Falls from the air is an incredible experience - one which everyone who comes to Livingstone should do! You see the lay-out of the falls, the vast expanse of country below, and even animals along the Zambezi river - all this, and with...More

Thank Fran262014
Reviewed 15 January 2014

Was in Zambia during Dec 2013 and booked for a flight with UAC to fly the Heugy chopper. Did the adventure flight and what an amazing experience. Totally differnet flying in a open door chopper with the wind and sound of rotor blades in your...More

Thank Corne v
Reviewed 10 November 2013

The view of the Falls was great, but we were upset by the attitude of the attendant arranging the boarding and seating of the helicopter. All 6 of us were together and had agreed who should sit in the front seat to video and take...More

Thank Flexecutives
Reviewed 12 October 2013

Flying with UAC was serious one of the best experiences of our Africa trip. The staff were friendly and professional, and the pilot was awesome! So knowledgable, and professional, and a great South African accent. Definitely want to bring my friends back to see Vic...More

Thank Saartjie K
Reviewed 11 October 2013

So glad we did the flight over the falls, the only way to really see it. Topped off an awesome trip to livingstone. 1st class pilot! oh and we enjoyed a cold Mosi in the "departure lounge" looking over the Zambezi.

Thank Nigel S
Reviewed 7 September 2013

Our coachload of intrepid explorers arrived at the United Air Charter office - 16 of our group had chosen to fly over the Victoria Falls, and after a bit of a hiccup with the machine which took our payment (which was made in local currency),...More

Thank Kid_U_Not58
Reviewed 6 September 2013

This was well worth taking. The views were magnificent . Best thing we did. The weather was good and after walking to the falls it was nice to see it by air.

Thank Robyn B
Reviewed 3 August 2013

Did the short flight 12 minutes was really great. Only complaint was the fact that we booked for the 09h15 flight but had to wait for 4 other guests who were 40 minutes late. Staff did try and call the other guests, but we waited...More

Thank sabieriverbushlodge
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9 July 2017|
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Response from Vanessa600 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I think everyone has provided the answers already but we booked through our hotel (The River Club) and paid at the end of our stay. Our flight was at 10:00am which provided us with a good orientation before we saw The... More
17 October 2016|
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Response from AustraliaAnne | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay in answering your question. We were there in May when the river was very high so lots of water and mist. The river drops slowly from then so probably less mist now. We could not see the bottom of the main... More
30 January 2016|
Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
Can not tell you off hand for we bkd as a total bundle through Zambezi Sun complex inc Cheetah Walk suggest you visit their web site