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Etihad Stadium and Old Trafford Stadiums at Barton

This flight still has seats available on at least these 7 dates: 25th June, 30th July, 31st July, 2nd September, 3rd September, 28th October and 29th October
(Other dates will be added later in the year.)

£113.99 inc. VAT

Helicopter pleasure flight
Etihad Stadium and Old Trafford Stadiums
This eighteen minute flight goes from an airfield close enough to Manchester but still in countryside. You really don't have to get very high before you can identify all those landmarks with which we are all so familiar.

This experience will last a total of approx. 25 minutes, with approx. 18 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.)

For later dates, schedules will not yet be available and so you should have a wide selection of dates to choose from when you come to book.

What's included

As you take off from Barton the skyline of Manchester will come into view. The second city of the UK and the world's first industrial city, it is characterised by its red brick buildings. You will have a bird's-eye view of some of its most famous landmarks. Old Trafford, home to Manchester United and the largest football ground in the UK.

Nearby is Old Trafford Cricket Ground, home of the Lancashire cricket club since 1864. HM prison Manchester (formerly 'Strangeways'), is a grade II listed building which cost 170,000 to build. Its walls are rumoured to be 16ft thick. It's then on to the City of Manchester Stadium, built for the Commonwealth Games, hosted by Manchester in 2002 and now home to Manchester City Football Club - the richest club in the world. Before heading back to Barton, listen-in on the radio to hear Air Traffic Control at Manchester Airport - the busiest outside London.

Special Conditions

We recommend that you wear long sleeves and trousers and should avoid wearing a hat (helicopter downwash can be quite exciting!)
The pilot can control the internal temperature of the helicopter, although it can become quite warm on sunny days.
The helicopters carry between 3 and 6 people, so there will be other passengers on board.
Flights typically take place at weekends between February and November.
Locations may be subject to change. Additional locations may be available during the year.


Each voucher entitles one person 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 your event.

Booking your event

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 Barton in Cheshire
Manchester M30 7SA.


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