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Portsmouth Harbour Helicopter Flight

Take to the skies in a Bell 206 Long Ranger as you fly over Portsmouth's star attractions, such as the spectacular Spinnaker Tower! Enjoy breath-taking views of the coast - extreme fun guaranteed!

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Portsmouth has plenty of exceptional sights to see, so why not see them all at once from the air whilst enjoying a thrilling helicopter ride? As one of Britain's most significant maritime cities, Portsmouth Harbour offers fascinating sites such as the active Naval Base, the remarkable HMS Warrior and HMS Victory, and the spectacular Spinnaker Tower, where you can wave down at the spectators at the top before returning to base via stunning views of Gosport. Your knowledgeable captain will give you a detailed and informative commentary during your trip, pointing out the magnificent local geography, so you can be assured you won’t miss any of Historic Portsmouth’s enthralling sights. Make sightseeing an experience you will remember and cherish for the rest of your life with these breath-taking aerial views!

Your helicopter flight around Portsmouth Harbour will begin with a check-in, where you will listen to a safety briefing given by the ground staff. Then the fun will begin! Your helicopter tour includes all the key sights including: Port Solent Marina, Portchester Castle, HMS Victory, HMS Warrior, Spinnaker Tower and the Naval & Civilian Dockyards in what promises to be an experience that you won't forget in a hurry! At the end of the experience you will have the opportunity to purchase a framed photo of yourself or your group next to the helicopter

Maximum Height: 6ft 5 inches
Maximum Weight: 16 stone

Anyone over the weight restriction can purchase 2 seats.

Children must be older than 2 years of age to participate in the helicopter flight over Portsmouth Harbour; there is no upper age limit. All passengers must have their own seat (children are not allowed to sit on laps).

Any passengers suffering from a medical condition to which they have a query are advised to contact their Doctor before flying i.e. any recent heart condition, fitting/seizure. Any female passenger in the later stages of pregnancy should consult their doctor before flying.

Passengers MUST bring their original voucher(s) and a form of photo ID for their helicopter ride over Portsmouth Harbour. Portsmouth tours require a ‘site entrance form’ for each vehicle to be completed prior to arriving - this will be sent by email to each passenger. Each passenger is requested to contact us on 08448 150 952 on the morning of their flight to listen to an automated message which will advise of any changes to their flight.
Your helicopter tour of Portsmouth Harbour will last for approximately 10 minutes.

Expect to be at the centre for close to an hour in total.

Please ensure that you arrive 30 minutes prior to the flight time.
Spectators are welcome to watch your helicopter flight over Portsmouth Harbour. Each helicopter is capable of carrying 6 passengers plus the pilot at any one time. Seating is 5 seats in the rear with 3 seats facing forward and 2 seats facing backwards, the 6th seat is the co-pilot seat.
Helicopter tours over Portsmouth operate on selected weekends (generally once per month) from March through to November; passengers must pre-book a specific flight date and time in advance. All flights are subject to availability at time of booking. We will try to update the list when a date sells out, but please be aware there may be a delay.

Current 2016 dates:
Saturday March 26th
Saturday April 16th
Sunday April 17th
Saturday May 21st
Sunday May 22nd
Saturday July 23rd
Sunday July 24th
Saturday August 13th
Sunday August 14th
Saturday September 17th
Sunday September 18th
Saturday October 15th
Sunday October 16th

You should wear comfortable clothing and shoes for your helicopter ride over Portsmouth Harbour. Hats, umbrellas, and bags other than handbags are not permitted on the flight. It is also advisable to take a camera to record the awesome views over the harbour!
Helicopter rides over Portsmouth Harbour are weather dependent. In the event of poor weather, flights may be postponed. In the event of any such postponement your voucher remains valid for a further six months from the date of the cancelled flight.
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Question: Could you please tell me how long this Helicopter Flight lasts for?
Answer: The whole experience will take approximately one hour, with ten minutes of actual flight time.

Question: Can I take part in the Portsmouth Helicopter Flight if I am in a wheelchair user?
Answer: Yes, wheelchair users are welcome to come along on the Portsmouth Harbour Helicopter Flight so long as they can be assisted by friends/family, into and out of the helicopter. They must be able to sit unsupported, and be accompanied on the flight at all times by a fare paying passenger. Helicopter staff are not able to assist with wheelchair transfer.

Portsmouth Harbour Helicopter Flight

We had a Great day, very professional, how did you make the weather perfect as well!?.. will be booking again!

- Dave, 04/01/2016

Portsmouth Harbour Helicopter Flight in Lee on The Solent

Helicopter trip over Portsmouth on 20/09/2015 was fantastic. Ten Minute trip was enough to see the sights. Weather was perfect and the whole operation from check in to return landing very efficient.

- D, 24/09/2015

Portsmouth Harbour Helicopter Flight in Portsmouth

brilliant experience defo will do it again.... It was a really hot day so would have been good to have been able to purchase a drink while waiting around .

- kevin, 07/09/2013

Portsmouth Harbour Helicopter Flight in Portsmouth

This was a brilliant experience - the staff were very friendly and welcoming.Have wanted to fly in a helicopter for years and it is something I will always remember. Views were stunning.

- Heather, 05/09/2013
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