Fixed Wing Microlight Flying in Lancashire
Take to the skies for an aerial thrill unlike any other in a Thruster T600N fixed-wing microlight. Start with a pre-flight briefing with experienced and friendly professional pilots, before climbing into the plane with an instructor and getting comfortable in the two-seater enclosed cockpit. Feel the thrill of ascending into the skies and soaring over the beautiful Lancashire countryside in this nimble little craft, while enjoying panoramic bird's-eye views over the land. These small planes have exceptionally responsive handling, and the instructor will even offer the chance to take the reins and pilot the craft - a real rush of adrenaline.
- Fly in a fixed-wing Thruster T600N microlight
- Includes a briefing and introduction from professionals
- Sit side by side in a two-person cockpit with a friendly pilot
- Even get a chance to fly the microlight!
- Availability Description
Seven days a week throughout the year, excluding the Christmas and New Year period.
- Participant Guidelines
Max fully clothed weight is 14 stone. Minimum age is 16 and under 18's must be accompanied by a guardian (required to sign a disclaimer). Reasonable fitness required and women in the first or the last three months of pregnancy can't fly.
It is ESSENTIAL to call before 9am on the morning of the experience (before setting off) to confirm go ahead (weather cancellations can be re-booked for another date or time).
Please expect to be at the venue for at least an hour, including a 30 minute flight.
- Numbers on the Day
The briefing may be shared, but the flight itself is held on a one-to-one basis with a qualified microlight flying instructor.
- Dress Code
Wrap up warm with sensible shoes (no heels) and gloves. Sunglasses are recommended all year round.
- Other Info
Flying time can count towards a microlight Private Pilot's Licence, for which 15 hours of dual control and 10 hours solo flying is needed to qualify. Please be aware that this is quite a high adrenaline experience, not for the faint hearted.