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. You'll help the pilot take off from the airport and learn to fly the plane over Sydney's western region. This training flight is your ticket to fly!
This product is only available to RedBalloon customers
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 pre-flight inspection and an explanation of aircraft controls and safety. You’ll assist the pilot with take-off and once you are airborne, the pilot will hand the control over to you. 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.Come and get a taste of what many people only dream about doing!
PLEASE NOTE: This experience will be unavailable until November 2017 due to aircraft maintenaince.
You will be one-on-one with the pilot during the flight.
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.
Casual and comfortable clothing is recommended. Comfortable footwear will make getting in and out of the aircraft easier.
Minimum age is 15. Maximum weight is 115kgs.
Participants must not be under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to this policy: