30 Minute Light Aircraft Flight in Great Dunmow
Experience the unrivalled thrills of light aircraft aviation with this sensational 30 minute flight in a Cessna 152. To start, receive a run down on flight safety before boarding the plane with a professional instructor to get ready for take-off. Once in position, soar towards the sky and at altitude, marvel at the magnificent bird's-eye views of the countryside below while your instructor takes the Cessna for a spin through the clouds. During the flight, take over the reins and become an honorary pilot - the very best way to experience this zippy little craft's full capabilities. For those who want to continue flying, this experience actually counts towards a Private Pilot's Licence.
- Experience the joys of light aircraft flight in Essex
- Soak in sensational panoramic views of the local countryside
- During the flight, take command of the Cessna 152
- Counts towards a Private Pilot's Licence!
- Availability Description
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).
- Participant Guidelines
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 will 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 might be shared. The flight is held on a one-to-one basis with the instructor.
- Dress Code
Wear flat-soled shoes. Sunglasses are recommended all year round.
- Other Info
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.