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Gliding Discovery Flight 1048223

5 out of 5 (based on 75 reviews)
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3 locations to choose from
For 1 person
Valid for 10 months
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Gliding is like no other form of air travel. Soaring high above the clouds reaching heights of up to 2000ft you’ll feel like a bird, with nothing but the sound of the wind rushing past the cockpit. Although most definitely a thrill ride, it is probably the most tranquil thrill ride you’ll ever experience. On arrival at one of the nine locations available across the country, you will meet your fully qualified instructor who will run through a short safety briefing before getting you accustomed to the controls of the glider. Then it’s time for takeoff as you are hauled into the air by a powerful plane before you are detached to fly along solo. You will even have the chance to take controls yourself, should you wish. Your flight will last from between 12-20 minutes depending on the weather, as safety is of most importance

What's included?
  • Full safety briefing
  • Tutoring by a qualified instructor
  • 12-20 minute flight in a glider with an instructor
  • You will have the opportunity to take control of the glider during your flight
What do I need to know?
  • Your voucher is valid for 10 months
  • This experience is available to those over 14 years of age (although under 18s must be accompanied by an adult)
  • Minimum height restriction 4ft 6, maximum height 6ft 3 and maximum weight 15 stone
  • This experience is weather dependent; please contact your chosen location on the morning of your flight to check that it is still going ahead
  • Spectators are welcome
  • Oxfordshire gliding club has a converted glider to allow the physically disabled to learn to fly - please ask for further details.
  • The experience at North Devon Flying Club lasts 12-20 minutes


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5 out of 5 (based on 75 reviews)
75 out of 75 (100%) reviewers would recommend this product to a friend.
Gliding Discovery Flight