60 Minute Light Aircraft Flight in Romford
Uncover the wonderful world of aviation with this high-flying 60 minute light aircraft flight in Essex. Begin on firm ground, with a briefing on flight controls, before hopping into the cockpit of a dual-controlled Tecnam, Piper PA28 or Cessna 152 with a qualified instructor. Once in the air, soak in sensational bird's-eye views of the countryside below whilst your instructor takes the craft for a spin through the clouds to demonstrate its capabilities. During the flight, take over the piloting duties under the guidance of the instructor in order to get a real feel for the unrivalled thrill of flying a plane. For those with the flying bug, this flight time can count towards a Private Pilot's Licence.
- Experience the unrivalled thrill of light aircraft aviation
- Receive a full briefing and instruction on flight controls
- Soak in sensational birds-eye views of the world below
- Take over piloting duties during the flight
- Availability Description
Seven days a week, excluding Christmas Day. Due to the popularity of this experience, we recommend booking least four weeks in advance (even earlier for summer weekends).
- Participant Guidelines
Maximum weight is 15 stone. Maximum height is 6'3''. 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 to call the venue for a weather check before setting out. If the flight is cancelled because of the weather, it will be re-booked for an alternative date or time.
Lasts for about 80 minutes, including a 60 minute flight. Flight times are approximate and are the chocks-off to chocks-on duration.
- Numbers on the Day
Briefings may be shared. The flight itself 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
If you have ever wanted to be a pilot, this is a great way to get started, as this flying time can count towards a Private Pilot's Licence (PPL). To qualify for a PPL you need 35 hours of dual control and 10 hours solo flying.