Fighter Flight News

Full Noise has left the building

Yes folks we are serious about the whole racing at Reno thing. We have christened our Yak 'Full Noise' for the races as that is how we are going to approach racing. Throttle wide open and see what happens. The Yak 3 left Omaka on schedule on Monday and is now sailing...

We are off to the Reno Air Races

Yes Folks it is official. The FFL Yak 3, racing as Full Noise and race number 35 is off to compete in the World's Fastest Motorsport at the National Championship Air Races in Reno, Nevada.  This is a HUGE undertaking and has never been done before by a Kiwi team. We...

Classic Fighters 2017 rides day.

The Yak 3 will be available for rides at the Classic Fighters 2017. Rides can be done after the show closes or anytime on Easter Monday. Come and experience the thrill of flying in one of the best performing Fighter aircraft of all time at half the cost of some other...

Our first customer

  Today, the 30th of Dec 2016 was a watershed for Fighter Flights as Leon became our first customer on Part 115 ops. I'm sure that the http://omaka.org.nz visitors didn't mind the Yak 3 not being in her stable when they could see, hear and smell her in her proper...

It’s official.

Finally we have completed all the approvals required to operate Fighter Flights out of our base at Omaka Airfield, Blenheim. It is the culmination of a lot of work by a number of people and my thanks go to the continuing support and stewardship of NZ Warbirds and our...

Yak 3 on display at Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre

          The Fighter Flights Yak 3 is now on display at the world renowned Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre. It sits in the snow awaiting another mission with a young Lilya Litvyak gazing into the dangerous skies. The display has been designed...

Yak 3 appearing at NZ Warbirds Open Day

The Fighter Flights Yak 3 will be displaying at the NZ Warbirds D Day open day on 5 June at Ardmore Airfield. We will be offering rides over the weekend at the 'special' airshow rate. Come along and enjoy a great family day at a reasonable price. Check out NZ...

Go for a virtual flight in the Yak 3

Mark Jessop of www.aviationspottersonline.com mounted a high def 360 degree camera in the Yak for a flight through the Mount Aspiring region. This is seriously next level stuff! Yak 3 over Lake...

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