C-47 Hairless Joe in Pontiac, MI

Flight Type:C-47
Total Capacity:12
Departure Time:The time of departure is always at the aircrews discretion.


Quick Tips About Your Flight:

- We ask that you please arrive about 1 hour BEFORE your scheduled time and please dress appropriately for the weather. If weather is appropriate, we will keep the doors of the Huey open which will make it cooler during flight.

- It is also advised that you wear sneakers.

- Ear protection is provided, however, you are more than welcome to bring your own.

- All sources of digital media are welcome aboard to capture your incredible experience.

- All passengers are required to sign a Release of Liability upon arrival.

- Be advised that there may be some waiting before you board the aircraft, this is normal to ensure a smooth operation.

- In the event the aircraft cannot fly (i.e. weather, mechanical issues, etc.), we will notify you as soon as possible and reschedule your Air Adventure.

- Museum Members must show their valid membership card or welcome email if purchasing on site.

Air Adventure Restrictions

- For weight and balance purposes aboard the Huey, there is a weight restriction of 275 lbs per person.

- In a helicopter, size and weight matters, so we must restrict passengers to those that can comfortably fit in the standard seat. We understand this may be a sensitive issue, so please see one of our team members, if you have additional questions.

- The Museum prohibits firearms or other dangerous weapons on Museum property or aircraft including permit holders for concealed weapons.

- Children still using booster seats in a vehicle are too young to fly.

- Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult, no exceptions. Youth aged 16 or older can fly alone.

- Children under the age of 18 need written approval from a parent or guardian. If neither will be in attendance with the child, please call/email to get the waiver ahead of time. 734-252-6457 or airadventures@yankeeairmuseum.org

- Our aircraft were not designed for standard passenger operations or for those with mobility restrictions, however, we have successfully flown individuals of limited mobility.

- Passengers MUST be able to get in and out of the aircraft on their own volition, or with some MINIMAL amount of assistance to ensure their safety.

- Passengers should also be able to follow basic verbal instructions without assistance.

- Anyone with health concerns or those who are pregnant should always consult their physician before flying.

- Guests under the influence of alcohol or drugs are not permitted on the aircraft.

Refund Policy: 

All sales are final for Air Adventure flights. Failure to show for any flight will forfeit the value of the ticket. Air Adventure locations, dates & times are subject to change due to reasons beyond our control. Flights may be cancelled due to, but not limited to: maintenance, weather, and/or other circumstances deemed appropriate solely by Yankee Air Museum. All cancelled flights, resulting from any reason from Yankee Air Museum, will be re-scheduled at a later date and/or time.