across the UK with
YOU in the cockpit!
This experience will last a total of approx. 5 hours, with approx. 3 hours 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.)
Whether your first lessons or to boost your hours this will be a rewarding experience.
If you are just starting out first lesson will cover * Effects of control and how an aircraft flies. * How the headset works and speaking to air traffic control. * Safety Brief including airfield air-side safety, safety equipment in the aircraft and how to use it and procedures in the event of an unexpected landing.
Each lesson will include pre and post flight briefing and from the start you will be involved in all stages of the flight from checking over the aeroplane at start-up to hangering at the end.
You will be covering the first exercises of the PPL syllabus.
The first session (Exercise 3) is the Air Experience flight - you will be invited to take the controls and feel what it's like to actually fly the plane for yourself.
Further lessons will include * Airmanship ( keeping a good lookout)
* Primary and Secondary effects of controls ( theory and practice)
* Effect of trim
* flying staraight and level
* Climbing and Descending
and more depending on progress.
Obviously if you have a few hours in your logbook already then syllabus will be adjusted accordingly.
Your instructor will be happy to discuss any aspect of the flight, learning to fly for fun or even discuss the career opportunities available for tomorrows Airline Pilots.
There is no Min or max age but under 18's need a parent/ guardian in attendance.
Height Restrictions: Min 4'10" (147cm) max: 6'4" (193cm)
Weight Restrictions: No Min. - Max: 17 stone (108kg)
Fitness: Must be medically fit - No colds/ flu or ear infections. Must not have sub-aqua dived in last 24 hours.
All communication in the aircraft is maintained through an aviation headset which we will provide.
Don't forget To bring: Camera, Casual /Comfortable clothing, Parent/Guardian if under 18yrs.
Please feel free to bring friends and family along for the special event.
All of our Trial lessons are carried out in Four seater aircraft at the moment and they are either the Piper Warrior PA28 or the Cirrus SR20. At pilot's discretion a friend or relative may accompany you on first flight.
Pre flight Briefing 25-30 minutes.
Taxiiing and flight minimum 60 minutes.
Post flight briefing. 10-15 minutes.
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 6 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
Gloucester in Gloucestershire
Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL51 6SR.
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