People really like this Driving Experiences Experience located in Christchurch, Dorset.
Embark on an aerial adventure with a 30 minute light aircraft experience in Dorset. Climb aboard a dual-controlled two-seater Cessna 150 training plane with a fully qualified instructor after a talk on fundamental flight procedures and a full safety briefing. Enjoy beautiful countryside views and experience the capabilities of this zippy craft – during the flight (at the discretion of the pilot), the controls may be passed over for the chance to get a real feel for piloting a plane.
Seven days a week all year round. Weekends are particularly busy – book at least four weeks in advance.
Flying is a weather dependent activity and it’s essential that you call the venue for a weather check before setting out. If your flight is cancelled because of the weather, it will be re-booked for an alternative date or time.
Lasts for up to 60 minutes including 30 minutes flying time. All flight times are approximate and are the chocks-off to chocks-on duration.
The briefing might be shared. The flight is held on a one-to-one basis with the instructor.
Spectators are welcome to watch you take off and land.
Wear flat-soled shoes. Sunglasses are recommended all year round.
Minimum age is 16. Maximum weight is 17 stone.
Flying time can count towards a Private Pilot’s Licence. To qualify for a PPL 35 hours of dual control and 10 hours solo flying is required.