Don the leather flying helmet and goggles and get ready for a scenic flight of pure nostalgia from an era of romance and excitement. Let the wind blow through your hair as you experience the thrill of flight in an open cockpit bi-plane a 1940s vintage aircraft The De Havilland Tiger Moth.
This product is only available to RedBalloon customers
Upon arrival at the hangar, you will meet your pilot and ground staff for the day and be shown around the vintage, open-cockpit Tiger Moth aircraft prior to your scenic flight (there is plenty of time for photos). The safety aspects for the flight will be explained. Then you will be helped to strap yourself into your seat. You'll be sitting at the front of the aircraft and your pilot will be sitting behind you. When all is ready and the propeller has been swung to start the engine, you will be up and away on your Tiger Moth Scenic Flight. You have communication with your pilot for the duration of the flight and he will make the experience as enjoyable as possible for you. You can sit and enjoy the flight while your pilot points out items of interest and answers any questions you my have. On return to the hangar you will be assisted from the aircraft by the ground crew – and there are more opportunities for more photos.
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.ht.
Minimum of 48 hours is required to reschedule otherwise a 25% cancellation fee may be charged.