View ex-Soviet and RAF fighter jets on a tour of the hangar
Take the reins of a Piper PA28 or Cessna 150
Soak in sensational views of the mountains and countryside
What's occuring? Head to the skies in either a Piper PA28 or Cessna 150 for a sensational 60 minute light aircraft flight and find out exactly what it's like to pilot one of these nimble aircraft. Not only does this experience offer flying fans a real taste of what it's like to be a pilot, a fascinating tour of the hangar is also included. Check out a range of astounding ex-Soviet and RAF fighter jets before receiving a briefing and some pre-flight tuition. Once ready, climb into the cockpit of the light aircraft and soar to the skies, soaking in breathtaking views of mountains and rolling countryside while navigating a way through the clouds under the wing of a professional instructor. Will you catch the flying bug?
Seven days a week throughout the year, excluding all bank holidays, as well as the Christmas and New Year period.
Minimum age is 13. Minimum height is 6' 4'', maximum weight is 17 stone. All flyers and spectators must bring along photo ID.
Flying is a weather dependent activity and it's essential to call the venue for a weather check before setting out. If the flight is cancelled because of the weather, it can be re-booked for an alternative date or time.
Lasts around 90 minutes, including a briefing and a 60 minute flight. Flight times are approximate and are the chocks-off to chocks-on duration.
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The briefing may be shared. The flight itself is held on a one-to-one basis with the instructor.
Spectators are welcome to watch the take-off and landing.
Please wear flat-soled shoes. Sunglasses are recommended all year round.
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.