across the UK with
YOU in the cockpit!
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This experience will last a total of approx. 15 minutes. (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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As you take off from Barton the skyline of Manchester will come into view, the second city of the UK and the world's first industrial city, it is characterised by its red brick buildings.
You will have a bird's eye view of some of its most famous landmarks. Old Trafford home to Manchester United and the largest foot ball ground in the UK. Nearby is Old Trafford Cricket Ground home of the Lancashire cricket club since 1864.
HM prison Manchester formerly Strangeways, is a grade II listed building which cost 170,000 UKP to build, its walls are rumoured to be 16ft thick. It was the scene of the fastest hanging in Britain in 1951, 7 seconds! Among some of its famous inmates are Ian Brady and David Dickinson!
It's then on to the City of Manchester stadium, built for the Commonwealth Games which Manchester hosted in 2002 and now home to Manchester City foot ball club, the richest club in the world.
Before heading back to Barton listen into the radio to hear the traffic at Manchester Airport, the busiest outside London.
Flights take place on certain weekends throughout the year and will be shared with up to 3 others. Max weight 17st. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
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 9 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
Barton in Cheshire
Manchester M30 7SA.
Directions City Airport is conveniently located just 5 miles from Manchester City Centre, close to Junction 11 of the M60 on the A57 Liverpool Road. By Road From the M60 Motorway, take the turnoff at Junction 11. At the roundabout, take the A57 towards Irlam. After a short distance the road becomes a Dual Carraigeway. You will see the Airfield buildings on the right. Take the next turning (signposted Barton Aerodrome). If you are travelling from the Warrington Direction, following the A57 towards Eccles, the turnoff for the airport is about 1/2 mile after the Junction for the Macro Retail Building (on the right). You will then see the Airport Garage and the airport entrance is a left turn immediately after this. By Bus and Train City Airport is situated on the main Manchester – Warrington bus link. Regular buses operate along the A57 (Liverpool Road) at the airport entrance. Many of these bus services also pass Irlam and Eccles railway stations and also the Eccles Bus/Metrolink Interchange.
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