30 Minute Light Aircraft Flight in Cambridgeshire
Head to the clouds and experience the sensation of the light aircraft, whose early incarnation was invented by the Wright brothers in the early 1900s. Start off with an explanation of basic flying techniques and a full safety briefing, before hitting the skies in a dual-controlled two-seater (either a Cessna 150 or 152) training craft with a seasoned instructor. Enjoy magnificent views which unfold at altitude and (at the pilot's discretion) even take the reins to experience incredible the feeling of flying a plane.
- Take to the clouds in a light aircraft
- Expert instruction from a qualified pilot
- Outstanding views of the sky and earth
- Take the controls and pilot the plane during a 30 min flight
- Availability Description
Seven days a week throughout the year. Weekends can get very busy, if you want a weekend date we recommend booking several weeks in advance.
- Participant Guidelines
Minimum age is 16. Minimum height is 4', maximum 6'5''. Maximum weight is 16 stone. The venue can cater for some disabled participants, please call us to check before booking.
flying is a very weather dependent activity and it is crucial that you call the centre (after 9am) on the day, for a weather check. If the flight is cancelled due to the weather, it can be re-booked.
Lasts around 40 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.