Reach for the sky with your first flying lesson and soar away into the wide blue yonder. Under expert tuition, you can take the controls yourself and discover the absolute freedom of the sky. This is the perfect gift idea for anyone who loves flying, and with a chance to actually control a plane yourself this flying activity gift is ideal for high flyers.
Your 30 minute flying lesson begins with a pre-flight briefing with your instructor. You will learn the effects of an aircraft's controls and what you will be doing during your first trial flying lesson. Then it's time to walk out to the aircraft where you will be taken on a 'walk round' to see the main control surfaces of the aircraft. Your instructor will take off and then demonstrate some basic manoeuvres. Then it's your turn! Feel the aircraft respond to your lightest touch and experience for yourself the sheer exhilaration of flying.
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Your 30 minute lesson includes take off and landing times.
Please note that if you are over the supplier's maximum weight limit you may be asked to pay an additional fee to cover the overall aircraft weight. Please check on booking.
Monday to Sunday, all year.
How long does this activity last?
The total experience lasts approximately 1 hour, with 30 minutes in the aircraft.
You must be at least 16 years old (under 18 years need to be accompanied by an adult).
This may not be suitable if pregnant suffer from epilepsy, fits, severe head injuries, fainting, giddiness, blackouts, high blood pressure or heart conditions. Maximum weight 89kg-108kg (14-17 stone) depending on the location. Maximum height 1.85m (6'1").
No previous flying experience is necessary.
This is for a voucher entitling the holder to any of the activities supplied by Activity Superstore up to the value stated.
Your tuition is on a one to one basis.
You are welcome to bring along family and friends to watch you take to the sky. However this varies depending on the location.
We can’t control the weather!
This activity is dependent on appropriate weather conditions
Bedfordshire - Cranfield
Cambridgeshire - Cambridge Airport
Cumbria - Carlisle
Devon - Exeter
Dorset - Ashmore
Durham - Darlington
Essex - Clacton-on-Sea
Lanarkshire - Cumbernauld
Lincolnshire - Langworth
Merseyside - Liverpool Airport
Norfolk - Old Buckenham Airfield
North Yorkshire - Full Sutton
Northamptonshire - Brackley
Perthshire - Perth
South Yorkshire - Doncaster
Staffordshire - Burton-on-Trent
Surrey - Redhill Aerodrome
Surrey - Camberley
Warwickshire - Baginton
West Sussex - Shoreham-by-Sea
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