Pilots are the cowboys of the air, roaming the wide-open skies and herding children's runaway balloons. Giddy up, up, and away with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $120 for an introductory flight lesson ($200 value)
- $131 for an introductory flight lesson with one ride-along passenger ($220 value)
Instructors cover topics such as taxi operations, radio communications, climbs and descents, and shallow and medium bank turns. Lessons include headset rental and can include training toward flight-training certifications. Flight time is about .7 hours, as measured on the Hobbs meter in the aircraft.
Flight 101 has been leading aspiring pilots into the skies for more than four decades. Students begin their avian education seated in a Cessna or Diamond Star aircraft, where they learn liftoff and landing procedures from FAA-certified instructors. All training sessions are held one on one and allow students to feed a fleeting itch for flight or work toward a private pilot license's 40 hours of flight time. Flight 101 operates out of a towered airport—enhancing radio communications and ground operations—and keeps an FAA examiner onsite to ensure clouds don’t form themselves into four-letter words.
“Throw down the extra 20 for a passenger... it was AWESOME. :D”
“It was a wonderful flight lesson,,,,,, My instructor was very kind and a great teacher”
“Good school, good price, but the planes are a bit dated.”
2121 Airport Rd.
Waterford, Michigan 48327