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Light Aircraft Trial Instructional Flight - 45 Minutes

Camden, Sydney Region
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ARB465

Highlights

  • Learn the basics of flying an aircraft
  • Friendly professional instructor
  • Incredible views of Western Sydney

Do you ever wonder what it would be like to fly? This light aircraft trial instructional flight could be your first step towards flight training. Youll help the pilot take off from the airport and learn to fly the plane over Sydneys western region. This training flight is your ticket to fly!

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Why You'll Love This

What's Included?

  • 30 minute training instructional flight
  • Safety briefing
  • Instruction from a professional pilot

When you arrive at the airport you will meet your instructor who will take you and any spectators you have brought with you out to your aircraft. There will be plenty of opportunities for photos as your instructor gives you a detailed briefing, including preflight inspection and an explanation of aircraft controls and safety. Now for the excitement! You’ll climb into the aircraft, the engine is started and your instructor will guide you in taking the aircraft out to the runway. After rolling onto the runway you will assist the pilot with take-off and once you are airborne, the pilot will hand the control over to you!

This is your unique opportunity to experience flying an aircraft! You will be flying under the watchful eye of a qualified instructor, over picturesque Western Sydney with views of the Blue Mountains, Burragorang Valley, Warragamba Dam and the historic Macarthur region along the way. Upon return to the airport you’ll assist with the approach and landing (subject to other traffic and conditions) and taxi back to the hangar to meet your family and friends. There will be plenty of time for questions and more photos after your flight. Whether you are a keen aviation enthusiast or are someone who has just happened to wonder what it’s like to fly, you’ll just love this light aircraft trial instructional flight. Come and get a taste of what many people only dream about doing!

On the Day

Session Length

  • This experience is available for bookings seven days a week from 7am – 5pm, excluding Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day and Easter Sunday
  • Mornings are the best time to fly
  • Please allow 60 minutes for the whole experience

PLEASE NOTE: This experience will be unavailable until November 2017 due to aircraft maintenaince.

Numbers on the Day

You will be one-on-one with the pilot during the flight.

Weather

  • In the event of rain or inclement weather your experience will still go ahead unless contacted by the experience provider.
  • If your experience is cancelled you will be rescheduled by the provider.

Dress Code

  • Casual and comfortable clothing is recommended. Comfortable footwear will make getting in and out of the aircraft easier. 
  • You may bring a small camera provided it has some form of wrist strap.
... and Importantly

Guidelines

  • Participants must not be under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
  • Minimum age is 15
  • Maximum weight is 115kgs

Cancellation

Minimum of 48 hours is required to reschedule otherwise a 25% cancellation fee may be charged.