T-6 Texan

Do You Have What it Takes...

The North American T-6 Texan, Two-Place Advanced Trainer, Was the Classroom for Most of the Allied Pilots Who Flew in World War II. Called the SNJ by the Navy and the Harvard by the British Royal Air Force, the AT-6 (Advanced Trainer) was Designed as a Transition Trainer Between Basic Trainers and First-Line Tactical Aircraft. It Was Re-designated T-6 in 1948.


In all, the T-6 Trained Several Hundred Thousand Pilots in 34 Different Countries Over a Period of 25 years. A Total of 15,495 of the Planes were Produced. Though Most Famous as a Trainer, the T-6 Texan, also Won Honors in World War II and in the Early Days of the Korean War.

Although Not as Fast as a Fighter, it was Easy to Maintain and Repair, had More Maneuverability and was Easier to Handle. A Pilot's Airplane, it Could Roll, Immelmann, Loop, Spin, Snap and Vertical Roll. It was Designed to Give the Best Possible Training in all Types of Tactics; From Ground Strafing to Bombardment and Aerial Dog-Fighting. ​​

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20 Minute Ride Experience

               $395  When You Purchase Online and at Event



40 Minute Ride Experience

             $595  When You Purchase Online and at Event

 

​ T-6 Ride Flight Information

  • Riders Must be at Least 12 years of age.

  • ​Rider Between the Age of 12 - 17 Must Have a Legal Guardian Present at Time of Check- in.

  • This Ride is Considered Medium - High for Flight Intensity.

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