This activity is available in the following locations:
Price: Cessna 152 'Hands on' flight for x1 (30mins - £120.00 50mins - £199.00) PA28 for x3 (30mins - £145 50mins - £225)
Flights to Lands End £325 and Isles of Scilly £425
Duration: 30 and 50mins (or Flight to The Scilly Isles!)
Location: Cornwall Airport Newquay TR8 4RQ
Age Restrictions: 8 years+ to be able to fly the plane. Under 18’s must have a parent or guardians consent. There is no upper age limit – if you can physically get into the plane then you can fly!
Notes: A flight in our two seat Cessna 152 (instructor +1) allows for the voucher holder to receive personal flight tuition with a qualified instructor. The voucher holder must be under 14.5 stone in order to fly in the Cessna 152.
A flight in our three seat Robin DR400 will allow for the voucher holder and up to one additional passenger to go to share the experience. The voucher holder will be given the opportunity to take control of the aircraft, while their passenger is free to enjoy the stunning views, take photos or even record the flight. There is a combined weight limit of 25 stone for the voucher holder and passenger.
Admire the beautiful Cornish Coastline whilst flying the aircraft. Stop for tea and cake in Land's End or the stunning Isles of Scilly before swapping pilot and returning to Newquay!
The Trial Flight Experience provides an amazing opportunity to take to the skies and see the world from a different perspective. Discover the stunning sights of Cornwall - from its unique coastlines, cliffs and beaches to its rural villages and towns.
This personal flying lesson starts with a full flight briefing from one of our highly qualified and experienced instructors before being taken to your aircraft. During the flight, you will be given the chance to take the controls of the aircraft using the aircrafts dual controls. Under the supervision of your instructor, you will assist with the take-off and landing of the plane, as well as being provided with the opportunity to experience handling and flying the aircraft - all whilst admiring Cornwall from this unusual vantage point. Relax and enjoy!
On completion of the flight the recipient will receive a personalised certificate providing the details of their flight.
If you are visiting on holiday, we recommend booking at the beginning of your holiday so that the flight can be rescheduled should the weather not be suitable on the day.
In a 30 minute Trial Flight Experience you can expect to see areas such as Padstow, Truro, The Eden Project, St Austell or Port Issac – depending on the weather and direction of flight!
In a 50 minute Trial Flight Experience you can expect to see areas such as Looe, Boscastle or St Ives – depending on the weather and direction of flight!
Flight to The Scilly Isles
Project part financed by the EU, EAGGF and DEFRA