20 Minute Light Aircraft Flight with Lunch
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For anyone who's ever dreamed of being a real aeroplane pilot, this high-flying experience is a must. Available at three top UK locations, this stunning aerial adventure is designed to help budding flyers take those first steps towards becoming a private pilot. Start off with refreshments and a briefing, before taking a guided tour of the aircraft hangars. After a tasty lunch, receive an introduction to the dynamics and controls of your aircraft before buckling up and soaring to the skies for 20 minutes of hands-on, one-to-one flying time. Soak in sensational bird's-eye 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 genuine pilot.
- Learn to fly an aeroplane at three top UK locations
- Receive expert tuition from a professional instructor
- Fly a fixed wing light aircraft for a full 20 minutes
- Includes a tour of the hangar, as well as a delicious lunch
- Availability Description
At least one Friday per month throughout the year (plus occasional Saturdays in Northamptonshire), 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.