Learn to Fly Experience with Option to Bring a Passenger at Adam Towne Aviation (Up to 52% Off)

Fulton County Airport

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Early man’s attempts at flying included sewing feathers onto his arms or trying to harpoon a passing comet. Learn to fly the new-fashioned way with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $99 for a Learn to Fly experience ($205 value)
  • $109 for a Learn to Fly experience with a passenger ($225 value)<p>

The two-hour experience begins with an informational session that outlines how to get a pilot’s license and how instruction will be given upon getting into the training-style plane. Students spend 30 minutes in the air, during which the he or she will have a chance to fly the plane. For the second option, students can take one passenger up in the plane with them. The package also includes a kit with information about obtaining a license, a six-month subscription to Flight Training magazine, a logbook endorsed by the instructor, and a framed photo of the student taken in front of the airplane.

Adam Towne Aviation

Adam Towne, a Pan Am-trained pilot and full-time flight instructor since 2006, subscribes to the ideology of Wilbur Wright: "It is possible to fly without motors but not without knowledge and skill.” In this spirit, he leads custom instruction for students of all experience levels, from first-time flyers to out-of-practice pilots looking to refresh their skills. From his four-seat, 160 horsepower Piper Cherokee PA28-140 (which is also available for rental), Adam can take photographers skyward to capture landscapes, construction projects, or proof that birds run on tiny, feather-covered engines.

Tips from Groupon Customers

  • “He did a great job with his teaching and had great knowledge and expertise in this field!!! ”

  • “Great guy who instills confidence in his flying know how. ”

  • “The buisness and the owner were wonderful. My family and I had a great time. I would highly recommend Adam Town Aviation to anyone looking for flying lessons!!!”

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    Fulton County Airport

    160 County Hwy. 153

    Johnstown, New York 12095


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In a Nutshell

Fly a plane during a 30-minute in-air session that follows classroom instruction and info on how to get a pilot’s license

The Fine Print

Expires 120 days after purchase. Limit 1 per person. Valid only for option purchased. Limit 1 per person. Appointments required, must make 48 hours in advance. Must sign waiver. Subject to weather. Weight restrictions apply. Merchant cancellation/re-scheduling policy of 24 hours applies. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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