across the UK with
YOU in the cockpit!
This experience will last a total of approx. 50 minutes, with approx. 20 minutes spent in the air. (We don't compromise on your time in the air. When comparing us with others, check the small print and the time actually spent in the air.)
Our Introductory Helicopter Trial Lesson allows you to experience the thrill of flying and will even count as the first step towards your Private Pilot's Licence. The trial lesson is preceded by a short flight briefing with our instructor who will explain all aspects of the flight including the effects of controls and how a helicopter flies. The student will then be allowed to take the controls and actually fly the aircraft!
* An open dated gift voucher valid for a 9 month period
* 20 minutes flight time
* Signed Flight Certificate on completion
* Tea/Coffee available
* Voucher valid at locations UK wide.
Otherwise maximum weight is 17 stone (109 kg) but can varies depending on location ; maximum height is 6' 6" (1.98 m).
Minimum age is 12 years (adult supervision required on airfield premises for under 16's).
Please note: While we will do our best to avoid it, a fuel surcharge may be applicable at the point of booking if the price of Aviation Fuel is affected by any changes in the EU Tax Regulations or any other significant increase within the UK exceeding 10% during the validity of the voucher.
While we will try to offer your original choice, we reserve the right to alter take-off locations as required by operational circumstances.
Each voucher entitles
to participate in this experience. The voucher is
transferable, which means that anyone can use it.
The voucher remains valid for bookings for 9 months from the date of purchase.
Please contact the operator using the details printed on your voucher to arrange a date for
We recommend that you purchase your voucher and make a booking for your event at least one month prior to your chosen date. This is particularly important for weekend events.
Event takes place at
Peterborough, Conington in Cambridgeshire
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE7 3PX.
The voucher will have Peterborough, Conington printed on it, but it can be used from..
There are currently 3 reviews of this experience. Write a review.
Very easy and efficient, friendly staff. Directions very clear and a cafe next door for refreshments. Staff were very knowledgeable and professional. Mike was very professional and briefing was great and very easily to understand. It was a present for my boyfriend which he did say he enjoyed and wanted longer in the air as it was fun. we were allowed to take photos etc. All was great.
Overall rating: Excellent
Making booking was ok, understandably busy schedule for the airport. Some more detailed info would have been appreciated regarding taxi or public transport options, of getting to venue. Staff very good. The flight was very good as well. Pictures were allowed before the flight with some time pressure.
Overall rating: Good
...had no trouble finding. ...Small playing area next to the planes to keep the kids happy was well appreciated....purchased for a son's birthday present, but he lost the courage to get his feet off the floor, so his Mum took his place. No problem with changing the particiant. She felt perfectly safe at all times.......so she said!Had to suffer her talking excitedky about it for the hour and a half drive home though.Photos allowed before and after the flight, the Grandkids appreciating getting close up to the machine. Eldest two allowed to pose in the drivers seat with Nanny made their day.
Overall rating: Excellent
"I would like to thank you for providing the opportunity for us to book an experience flying lesson for my Dad for his birthday which he thoroughly enjoyed. We were extremely impressed with the efficency and professionalism of your service and would always use you again in the future and will recommend you to anyone who is interested in this kind of gift to give to someone."
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