Anytime Slingsby Firefly Military Flight with a Fighter Pilot
Strapped in to an ex-military T67 Slingsby Firefly, complete a series of breathtaking aerobatic manoeuvres. Begin with a flight and safety briefing from an ex-military instructor before getting kitted out in a flying suit. Then take to the air in the Slingsby, sitting alongside the instructor during a thrilling aerobatic flight demo. Take the controls to try flying the manoeuvres yourself.
- Get kitted out in a full flying suit and choose your call sign for the day
- Hold on tight during an aerobatic flying demo
- Take the controls to complete a series of exciting aerobatic manoeuvres yourself!
- Availability Description
Flights operate all year round, Monday to Saturday.
- Participant Guidelines
Minimum age is 12, maximum height is 6'5''. Maximum weight is 17 stone. Over 71s must supply a doctor's letter confirming suitability.
Flying is dependent on the weather and it is crucial to call the venue the afternoon before the flight for a weather check.
Expect to spend between two and three hours on-site, with around 35 minutes in the aeroplane and up to 30 minutes 'hands on stick' time. Actual flying time is at the instructor's discretion.
- Numbers on the Day
Share the aircraft with just the instructor. All briefings are shared.
- Dress Code
Wear flat shoes with good grip - trainers are ideal. Women - please wear trousers not a skirt. A flying suit is provided.