Discovery Flight Lesson and T-shirt, or South Florida Sightseeing Tour and T-shirt from StatusAir (Up to 61% Off)

Fort Lauderdale

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In a Nutshell

Pilots supervise students as they navigate around on Cessna 172 planes during flights; Everglades, beaches, and downtown on sightseeing tour

The Fine Print

Expires 30 days after purchase. Limit 2 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required 72hr in advance; subject to availability and weather. 24hr cancellation notice required. 250lb weight max. Flights are booked in groups of 3; passengers must book together or will be paired with other passengers. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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

$79 for Discovery flight and T-shirt for one (a $200 total value)

  • Discovery flight, where the student will assist in controlling the aircraft during taxiing, takeoff, basic maneuvers, and landing, as well as listening to air-traffic control (a $120 value)
  • Ground school, where the student will learn basic aerodynamics and regulations for the flight (a $50 value)
  • Flight Life T-shirt (a $20 value)
  • Six-month subscription to AOPA Pilot magazine (a $10 value)

$79 for a sightseeing flight and T-shirt for one (a $160 total value)

  • Flight above South Florida's beaches, port, downtown, and Everglades (a $140 value)
  • Flight Life T-shirt (a $20 value)
  • The sightseeing flight requires two Groupons to book, but solo tourists may contact StatusAir to be paired up with another person

Flights are booked in groups of 3; passengers must book together or will be paired with other passengers.


StatusAir's Discovery Flight lessons grant spectacular views of South Florida as experienced instructors rated by Certified Flight Instructor-Instrument (CFII) school potential pilots and otherwise first-time flyers in the art of running a Cessna 172 plane. Along with comprehensive ground lessons, they'll also supervise the flights and end with a debriefing on the ground, gently reminding participants that capes are optional.

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