20 Minute Light Aircraft Flight with Lunch in East Yorkshire
For anyone who's ever dreamed of being a real aeroplane pilot, this high-flying experience is a must try. Based in East Yorkshire, the aerial adventure is designed to help budding flyers explore their first steps towards becoming a fully-fledged pilot. Start with refreshments and a briefing, before enjoying an informative tour of the aircraft hangars. After a tasty lunch, receive an introduction to the dynamics and controls of the aircraft before strapping in and heading to the skies for 20 minutes of hands-on, one-to-one flying time. Soak in sensational views of the ground below while gently guiding the aircraft through the clouds under the wing of a professional instructor and experience what it's like to be a real private pilot.
- Learn to fly an aeroplane in East Yorkshire
- Receive professional tuition from a qualfied instructor
- Fly a fixed wing light aircraft for a full 20 minutes
- Includes a tour of the hangar, plus a tasty lunch
- Availability Description
At least one Friday per month throughout the year, excluding the Christmas and New Year period.
- Participant Guidelines
Min age is 14. Max weight is 14 stone, max height is 6'5''. For security reasons, photographic ID (ideally a passport) MUST be produced on the day to be permitted to fly. Wheelchair users are welcome.
Lasts up to four hours including a briefing, tuition and 20 minutes of hands-on flying time.
- Numbers on the Day
Share the experience with up to seven other keen pilots. All flying time is held on a one-to-one basis with a qualified instructor.
- Dress Code
Please bear in mind that inside the aircraft can get quite warm. Sunglasses are recommended all year round.
- Other Info
This experience counts towards a Private Pilot's Licence (PPL). Please note, the lunch is a choice of a buffet style or a voucher for the on-site cafe.