across the UK with
YOU in the cockpit!
This experience will last a total of approx. 75 minutes, with approx. 45 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.)
Take to the skies along the North Somerset Coast in a flexwing weight-shift) microlight.
After a warm welcome from your instructor you will be able to discuss your expectations for the flight and the route that you would like to take. Of course all route planning is subject to ATC on the day but where possible route will be as desired.
Established in the early 1920s, Westonzoyland is one of the country's oldest airfields. During the war several squadrons were based there with a variety of aircraft - Spitfires, Hurricanes and Mosquitos.
After a short safety briefing you will be donning your flying suit and preparing for take off.
Once safely strapped in you will take to the skies with your instructor.
As well as time to get a view of the local scenery usually only seen by the birds you will get opportunity to take the controls of the aircraft. As you fly over Bridgwater Bay and along the coast look out for the white spires of Minehead Butlins.
With the chance to master a bit of straight and level flying it will soon be time to hand back control for the landing.
Once back on the ground you will have a short post flight briefing.
Images from the inflight cameras are also available.
There is an area for accompanying friends and family to wait .
Minimum age 14.
Maximum weight 100KG.
Helmets, intercom, flying suit and gloves provided.
Warm clothing required including warm boots or shoes (no stilettos) that are secure
Even if hot you must wear a long armed shirt and long trousers (not T shirt or shorts)
Cameras - Only with a secure neck strap - please bear in mind that they will need to be operated whilst wearing gloves.
No phone cameras
No face or ear jewelry
Valuables - can stow in aircraft things like keys and wallet
Tea and coffee available.
No dogs allowed at the airfield.
Childen must be under supervision of an adult who is not flying.
No alcohol until afterwards - champagne post flight is nice!
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
Westonzoyland in Somerset
Somerset TA7 0LZ.
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