30 Minute Light Aircraft Flight in Nottinghamshire
Get airborne with a stimulating light aircraft flight in Nottinghamshire. After a detailed pre-flight briefing and explanation of elementary flying methods, hop into a dual-controlled two-seater Cessna 152 training plane with an experienced tutor to head to the heights for a 30 minute flight. Watch incredible views unfold and during the flight, you may be asked to take over the flying responsibilities and take this nimble aircraft for a spin.
- Take to the air in a light aircraft
- Take the controls and pilot the plane during the flight
- Can contribute towards flying time for a Private Pilot's Licence or just do it as a one-off for the sheer joy of flying
- Availability Description
Seven days a week. The venue is closed on Christmas Day. Weekends can get very busy, if you want a weekend date we recommend booking at least two weeks in advance (even earlier for summer weekends).
- Participant Guidelines
Maximum weight is 16 stone. Maximum height is 6'4''. If the participant is over this height or weight, they will need to inform the receptionist prior to booking, and may need to pay a surcharge on the day to be upgraded to a larger aircraft. For security reasons, photographic id (ideally a passport) MUST be produced by all passengers on the day or they wont be permitted to fly.
Flying is a weather dependent activity and it's essential that you call the venue for a weather check before setting out. If your flight is cancelled because of the weather, it will be re-booked for an alternative date or time.
Lasts around 45 minutes, including a 30 minute flight. Flight times are approximate and are the chocks-off to chocks-on duration.
- Numbers on the Day
The briefing might be shared. The flight is held on a one-to-one basis with the instructor.
- Dress Code
Wear flat-soled shoes. Sunglasses are recommended all year round.
- Other Info
Flying time can count towards a Private Pilot's Licence. To qualify for a PPL 35 hours of dual control and 10 hours solo flying is required.