across the UK with
YOU in the cockpit!
This experience will last a total of approx. 1 day. (We don't compromise on your time in the air. When comparing us with others, check the small print and the time actually spent in the air.)
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You will receive a safety briefing, explanation of the aircraft and its controls before being strapped into the cockpit. You will then enjoying the view as you are towed by a tug plane up to a height of 2,000 ft before being released and soaring for approximately 15 minutes.
Your instructor will demonstrate the controls before letting you have a go at flying the glider yourself.
You will then carry out three more winch launch flights, again taking control yourself. A day course is a cost effective way of gaining more airtime and allows you to enjoy a full days instruction, it includes more detailed briefings, one aerotow launch and up to three winch launches. It's an ideal introduction for those considering gliding as a hobby or looking for a whole day experience.
Minimum age 14 years. Maximum weight limit is 15 stone (95kg) Maximum height is 6'2" (1.88m)
You will have to sign a health declaration. However, if you are fit enough to drive a car, you will be able to fly.
Suitable arrangements can be made to overcome most disabilities. Participants will also receive one months membership of the club.
Each voucher entitles
to participate in this experience. The voucher is
transferable, which means that anyone can use it.
The voucher remains valid for bookings for 6 months from the date of purchase.
Please contact the operator using the details printed on your voucher to arrange a date for
We recommend that you purchase your voucher and make a booking for your event at least one month prior to your chosen date. This is particularly important for weekend events.
Event takes place at
Challock in Kent
Ashford, Kent TN25 4DR .
The Airfield is located on top of the North Downs just north of the village of Charing. It is a short distance from Ashford International Railway Station and the coastal ferry ports. From the A20 (not the motorway) Maidstone to Ashford road turn left at Charing roundabout in the direction of Canterbury (A252), then in about 2 miles turn sharp right at the Gliding field sign post. From Canterbury on the A252 turn left at the Gliding field sign post.
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