Experience the unrivalled joys of aviation in Coventry
Soak in amazing panoramic views of the countryside
Take control of the Cessna 152 during the flight
This actually counts towards a Private Pilot's Licence
Head for the clouds with a sensational 30 minute light aircraft flight in Coventry - an ideal experience for the budding aerial adventurer. Begin with an essential safety briefing before boarding a Cessna 152 aircraft with a seasoned instructor to get ready for take-off. Once ready, ascend skyward and once at altitude, marvel at breathtaking panoramic views of the local countryside as the pilot effortlessly guides the Cessna through the clouds. During the flight, take over the controls and pilot the craft under expert supervision to experience the unrivalled joys of aviation first-hand. For those with the flying bug, this flight time counts towards a Private Pilot's Licence!
Seven days a week except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day. Weekends can get very busy; if a weekend date is required we recommend booking at least four weeks in advance (even earlier for summer weekends).
Minimum age 16. Max weight 15 stone. Max height 6'6''. For security reasons, photographic ID (ideally a passport) MUST be produced by all passengers on the day or they won't 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 can be re-booked for an alternative date or time.
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 may be shared. The flight is held on a one-to-one basis with a qualified instructor.
Spectators are welcome to watch the take off and landing.
Wear flat-soled shoes. Sunglasses are recommended all year round.
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.