Triple Helicopter Flight Experience in Hampshire
For anyone who wants to learn how to pilot a chopper like a pro, this tactical helicopter flying lesson at Thruxton Airport is a must try. A solid introduction to tactical helicopter flying, the exciting trial lesson helps keen flyers to take those first steps towards getting a Private Pilot's Licence - and from high up in a chopper, the views are amazing! Start with a briefing which includes a talk on all aspects of a safe and successful helicopter flight. Next, it's time to board a four-seater R44 chopper and head towards the clouds with a thrilling vertical lift-off. Take turns at being a passenger and a pilot - the very best way to learn how to physically fly helicopter, with time to sit back and soak in the view.
- Learn to fly a helicopter at Thruxton Airport
- Receive expert tuition on navigation, observation and control
- Pilot a training chopper with help from the instructor
- Enjoy the view with two scenic passenger flights
- Availability Description
At least two weekend dates per month throughout the year, excluding the Christmas and New Year period.
- Participant Guidelines
Min age is 12. 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 one hour including a briefing, tuition and three six - seven minute flights (one as a pilot and two as a passenger).
- Numbers on the Day
With this voucher for one, share the flight with up to two other passengers and a seasoned pilot.
- Dress Code
Please bear in mind that inside the helicopter can get quite warm. Sunglasses are recommended all year round.