Prices are from take off to landing.
This is our introductory package to let you feel what it’s like to fly a commercial jet in a short amount of time. After taking off and reaching altitude under the watchful eye of your instructor, you’ll navigate and perform several turns and then vector in for final approach to the airport for a perfect landing!
Get a taste of the airline pilot life by flying a short route complete with flight plan such as taking off from Manchester and fly all the way to London Heathrow, or leave the UK with a flight from Gatwick to Paris-Charles de Gaulle in romantic Paris.
Step into the life of an airline captain as you choose from one of our authentic sector flights. Fly the B-737 gate-to-gate, complete with the Standard Instrument Departure (SID), Standard Terminal Arrival Route (STAR) and Instrument Landing System (ILS) Approach and landing. Manchaster to Heathrow or Gatwick are our most popular routes.
Get the ultimate commercial pilot experience in one of our 120- minute flight options. Choose an authentic airline route, file your flight plan, complete startup and pre-takeoff checklist, taxi, take-off, fly the SID, STAR and ILS, land and taxi to the gate. And don’t forget to breathe. Countless routes and itineraries are possible around the globe.
Are you the hero to save the day? Have you got what it takes to safely pilot an airliner with over 160 lives on board with only some guidance over the radio? Can YOU land the plane when it really matters?
You’ll be escorted into the flight deck, and then, on your own with only a voice on your headset, a pilot will try and talk you down. You’ll find the aircraft cruising along at a mere 500mph at 38,000 feet, the rest is down to you! What could possibly go wrong?
This is your chance to Captain the B737-800 for a four sectors, 8 hour, day during a busy passenger schedule. Take up your position of a “Line” pilot and fly your aircraft, crew and passengers safely to their destinations.
London Gatwick to Paris (Charles De Gaulle)
Paris (Charles De Gaulle) to Birmingham
Birmingham to Zurich
Zurich to London Gatwick
This 90 minute experience will start with briefing followed by recreation of events that day.
You will start with around half an hour, practising handling of 737-800. Once you are ready we will take you through 4 scenarios.
1. We will turn immediately to La Guardia to see how landing could be done.
2. After bird strike, we will wait 30 seconds (thinking time, human factor) then turn back to la Guardia to see if landing was possible.
3. After bird strike, we will wait 30 seconds (thinking time, human factor) then try and land at Teterboro Airport.
4. After bird strike, finally we will attempt to follow exact flight path of Chesley Sullenberger and ditch aircraft into the Hudson River.