Are you looking for more than an Introductory Flight? Last year, our experienced Flying Club Conington instructors took over 200 people flying for the first time in a light aircraft and many want to come back and do it again. If you want something more for the pilot in your life or to treat yourself, Flying Club Conington has a new range of Celebration Courses. They would make ideal Christmas presents.
A Celebration Course is a “One to One” course with your instructor. These courses are often bought to mark the celebrations in life such as retirement or for the “Big Birthdays” Where people club together and buy that really special experience. The following courses are available but if you can’t see what you want, please call us and we will put a personalised package together for you.
The Celebration Double
The Celebration double is for those who just want the sheer thrill of flying and has been put together to allow you to fly an Aeroplane AND a Helicopter in the same day!
The course includes: 30 minutes flying in a fixed wing aeroplane followed by 30 minutes flying in a helicopter. This is fantastic fun, no ground school, no books, just amazing experiences, indelible memories and a certificate to prove that you flew them both yourself. This course includes a free wings badge or baseball cap.
The Celebration Double costs £ 275.00 Phone 01487 834161 to book.
The FLY AWAY
Not only do you get to fly an aeroplane but you also learn a little of the theory involved and how the aeroplane works with some ground school. Remember, YOU do the flying.
The course includes: 1½ Hours Flying (usually in two flights) with your instructor and 1 Hour with your instructor on the ground learning about the aeroplane and how it flies. If you wish, your instructor will help you to use the radio in the aircraft to talk to the tower.
The package includes: Temporary membership of Flying Club Conington, a pilot’s log book, a check list for the Cessna 152, a book about the aeroplane and how it flies & a gift voucher dated with your choice of date. On “the day” in addition to flying you get photo opportunities, tea with bacon sandwich, a visit to our control tower and a course completion certificate.
The Fly Away costs £ 325.00 Phone 01487 834161 to book.
The LAND AWAY
You can fly the aeroplane in to another local airfield and plan your trip there and back with your instructor.
The course includes: 2 Hours Flying with your instructor & 1 Hour with your instructor on the ground planning your flight at Conington, reviewing your flight at your destination airfield and planning your return. If you wish, your instructor will help you to use the radio in the aircraft to talk to the tower.
The package includes: Temporary membership of Flying Club Conington, a pilot’s log book, a check list for the Cessna 152, a book about the aeroplane and how it flies & a gift voucher dated with your choice of date. On the day in addition to flying you get Photo opportunities, Tea with Bacon sandwich, a free landing and cup of tea at a local Airfield, a visit to our hangar & a course completion certificate.
The Land Away costs £415.00 Phone 01487 834161 to book.
All of the items for the Fly Away & The Land Away can be packaged and sent to you. You can book the day for your pilot to fly any of the courses up to 6 months after the date on the Voucher. If you already have any of the above items from a previous course, we will arrange for a suitable alternative from our stocks of aviation materials. Just ask us.
* The above prices are for our Cessna 152 aircraft and R22 helicopters – if you are taller than 6ft 4ins or heavier than 16 stone please call us for other aircraft options.