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Flying Lesson in Peterborough

Discover how to fly a plane by yourself. It's the perfect opportunity to find out if you're able to become a real pilot. Your instructor will get you airborne and let you take the control over the stick for a short period of time fly!
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Flying Lesson in Peterborough

Flying Lesson in Peterborough:  

The Experience

Discover how to fly an aircraft and how the controls work, this experience will take you high into the air! First you'll have a briefing from your instructor who will explain the main flight instruments and complete your take-off checks. Then your instructor will get you airborne and let you fly!

Itinerary

Pre-flight briefing
Your flight
Post-flight briefing 
Certificate of aviation 

Vital Information

Minimum age is 16 years old. The maximum weight allowed is 17 stone (108kg). Diabetics and those with heart conditions may be required to produce a medical certificate. If in doubt, please consult your doctor.  

The Weather

All flights are dependent on weather conditions and operational requirements of the airport.  

Session Length

Your session will last for approximately 1 hour. This includes your briefing, 30 minutes flight time and a debriefing with a certificate.

Numbers

Flight instructions may be shared. The flight will be with your flight instructor only. 

Spectators

Spectators are welcome as long as numbers kept to a minimum, the spectator might have to sit outside during the experience. Children must be kept under control at all times and pets are not allowed. 

What To Wear

Flying gear (Headsets, hi-vis jackets and ear defenders) will be supplied on site. Casual clothing is advised and we recommend that you wear trousers and flat shoes. (Not sandals or flip-flops!)

Availability

This experience runs seven days a week. Flights will always be done during daylight. 

Location

Peterborough

 

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Flying Lesson in Peterborough: Availability

This experience runs seven days a week. Flights will always be done during daylight.

Don't forget the times stated are actual flying times and you'll need to allow extra 30 minutes for the briefings.

Flying Lesson in Peterborough: Fascinating Facts

Airfield Conington
Built during 1942-3 by 809th US Army Engineers, Conington Airfield was originally named Glatton Airfield, to avoid confusion with Coningsby Airfield in Lincolnshire.
Housing B-17 "Flying Fortress" bombers in its two T2 hangers and with accommodation for 2900 personnel it was obviously a much larger airfield than it is today.
Built in the standard heavy bomber layout with 50 hard standing, temporary buildings and an encircling perimeter track, it’s 3 runways uniquely surrounded Rose Court Farm which continued to operate right in the centre of the airfield.

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Flying Lesson in Peterborough: Restrictions

Minimum age is 16 years old. The maximum weight allowed is 17 stone (108kg). Diabetics and those with heart conditions may be required to produce a medical certificate. If in doubt, please consult your doctor. Flying gear (Headsets, Hi-Viz jackets and ear-defenders) will be supplied on site. Casual clothing is advised and we recommend that you wear trousers and flat shoes. (Not sandals or flip-flops!) Plesse contact the location to check the weather condition before your experience.
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