The ultimate experience for any lover of aviation, enjoy a sensational helicopter flight and the speed and agility of a flight in a small light aircraft. Your qualified instructor will show you the ropes and you will take the controls for yourself if you wish to do so. Alternatively you could just sit back and enjoy the flying experience in these two magnificent vehicles of aviation.
Buckinghamshire (South East)
After arrival at the helicopter centre your trial lesson starts with a ground briefing session and an introduction to the effects of the controls, then it's time for take off! Your instructor will demonstrate forward flight, the art of hovering and the unique manoeuvrability of a helicopter before you will be given the chance to do some hands on flying of your own. After this you will experience a 30 minute lesson in a Cessna 152 aeroplane.
Your flying voucher is valid for 10 months. Ground briefings will last approx 30-40 minutes and you can expect to spend about 2 1/2 hours at your venue. All flight time counts towards a licence should you decide to continue your training further. All students are presented with a commemorative certificate to remember the day. Maximum weight is 17 stone. There are no age restrictions however the minimum height is 5 foot tall.