Weekday Slingsby Firefly Flight with a Fighter Pilot
Take to the skies in an ex-military T67 Slingsby Firefly and brace yourself for a series of breathtaking aerobatic manoeuvres! After a thorough flight and safety briefing from an ex-military instructor, get kitted out in a flying suit ready for take-off. Hold on tight through a variety of different aerobatic figures such as loops, rolls, spins and turns. Choose how far to push the boundaries - the trip could be mild or wild!
- Take to the skies in an ex-military T67 Slingsby Firefly
- Hold on tight for an aerobatic demo of loops, turns, spins and rolls
- Take the controls to fly some acrobatics yourself
- Availability Description
Flights operate all year round Monday - Friday, excluding bank holidays.
- 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.