90 Minute Flight Simulator Experience in Northamptonshire
Discover the professional techniques required to safely pilot a majestic Boeing 737 with this state-of-the-art simulation experience. Be met, welcomed and offered refreshments by a knowledgeable instructor, before getting comfortable in a pilot's seat set up in front of a convincing cockpit with genuine Boeing controls and a 180 degree wraparound screen with stunning graphics. Customise the flight by selecting airports for take-off and landing, choosing from a range of countries around the world; next, choose take-off time and even weather. Get the engine running and prepare for take-off, and whether from rainy Las Vegas with the city lights glowing at midnight or on a sunny morning from Heathrow, prepare for an unforgettable, challenging flight.
- Take the real controls of a Boeing 737
- Learn piloting techniques using high-tech simulation technology
- Customise the experience by choosing take off time, location and weather
- Enjoy one-to-one guidance from a professional instructor
- Availability Description
Seven days a week throughout the year (opening hours are 10am - 6pm), excluding bank holidays.
- Participant Guidelines
Minimum age is 12 (children under the age of 16 must be accompanied in the simulator by a non-participating adult).
Lasts around 1hr 45 minutes, including a briefing and 90 minutes in the flight simulator.
- Numbers on the Day
The experience is held on a one-to-one basis with a qualified instructor.
- Dress Code
Please wear comfortable flat-soled shoes (no heels or sandals).
- Other Info
Each of the centre's flight simulator instructors are trained commercial airline pilots.