Learn to fly a R22 helicopter for one hour in Gloucestershire
- Staverton (Gloucestershire)
- Price for 1 Participant
This Gloucestershire R22 Helicopter Trial Flight Lesson is the
ideal experience gift for anyone who has ever dreamed of soaring
through the sky - but is also a totally thrilling activity you can
try out yourself!
Whether you are serious about flying and want to obtain your licence or you just want to see if this adrenaline-pumping activity is for you, you are guaranteed to have a fantastic and totally unforgettable time during this superb one hour flying lesson. At a top flying centre in Gloucestershire, you will be learning from expert pilots as you experience first-hand the mind-blowing capabilities of the Robinson 22 two-seater helicopter. Your experience will begin with a pre-flight safety briefing before you board the R22 alongside your instructor. The controls will be explained to you and you'll get familiar with the cyclic (for turning and accelerating), the collective (for ascending and descending) and the pedals (for balance and direction) ... and then once you're feeling confident it's time to go! Your instructor will perform the vertical take-off; prepare yourself for an incredible feeling of exhilaration as the blades begin to whirr and you rise into the sky! Once you're safely airborne the instructor will pass you the controls and then it's your turn - you will have an absolute blast as you fly and will receive constant guidance and instruction.
This is a brilliant flying lesson where you will have a lot of fun as you learn all the basics of helicopter flight. You'll get to admire sensational panoramic views as you fly and will be awarded a flying certificate once you land. An unforgettable aerial adventure...
The R22 Helicopter Trial Flight Lesson in Gloucestershire is available throughout the year.
The R22 Helicopter Trial Flight Lesson in Gloucestershire is not suitable for people over 16 stone.
Experience Duration: 01:00
Time at Venue: 02:00
The R22 Helicopter Trial Flight Lesson in Gloucestershire will last for 60 minutes flying time, but the overall experience may last for up to two hours due to the pre-flight briefing, de-briefing and photographic opportunities.
Participants: The Gloucestershire 60 Minute R22 Helicopter Trial Lesson is for 1 participant.
Max Group Size: 1
Spectators Allowed on Site: Yes
Family and friends are welcome to wait for you at the centre whilst you enjoy your R22 Helicopter Trial Flight Lesson.
You should wear comfortable clothing and shoes for your R22 Helicopter Trial Flight Lesson in Gloucestershire. Everything else will be provided by the centre. On sunny days it's also advisable to bring a peaked baseball cap to avoid sun glare and get the best views when flying the helicopter - and don't forget to bring your camera!
The R22 Helicopter Trial Flight Lesson in Gloucestershire is weather dependent. In the event of poor weather, flights may be rescheduled.