Experience the unrivalled joy of aviation in Oxfordshire
Receive a full briefing and guidance from a seasoned pilot
Soak in sensational views from the comfort of a Diamond Super Dimona
Take over the controls during the flight to experience flying first-hand
Enter the wonderful world of aviation with this high-flying 30 minute light aircraft flight in Oxfordshire. On arrival, meet the seasoned instructor for a pre-flight safety briefing before boarding a two-seater Diamond Super Dimona to get ready for take off. Then it's chocks away as you soar up through the air and soak in sensational views of the Oxfordshire countryside as the pilot effortlessly steers this nimble little aircraft through the clouds. During the flight, take charge of the Dimona's controls and get a real taste yourself for what it's like to be a light aircraft pilot. For those with the flying bug, this flight time even counts towards a Private Pilot's Licence.
Seven days a week, excluding 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.
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The briefing might be shared. The flight is held on a one-to-one basis with the 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.