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$79 for a Flight-Simulator Session and Introductory Flight Lesson from Burlington Aviation ($160 Value)

12, Burlington

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In a Nutshell

After time in a Redbird FMX simulator, students assume control of a Cessna C-172SP while an experienced instructor keeps close watch

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Promotional value expires 180 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. Reservation required; Subject to weather conditions. 24 hour cancellation notice required. New customers only. Must be 14 or older. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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$79 for a 30-Minute Flight-Simulator Session and 30-Minute Introductory Flight Lesson ($160 Value)

Students begin their lesson with 30 minutes inside the fully enclosed cockpit of the Redbird FMX flight simulator, where they take advantage of the full-motion training device, wraparound visuals, and moving platform to get familiar with the flight instruments and the fundamentals of in-air radio communication. They then scramble into an actual Cessna C-172SP aircraft and take their seat in the cockpit alongside an experienced, professional instructor. After a preflight engine check and taxiing, which together amount to about five minutes, students spend the rest of their half-hour flying the plane. The instructor keeps watch for safety and eagle speed traps. Flight lessons are offered Monday–Sunday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., and customers can make a reservation Monday-Saturday.

Burlington Aviation

Approved by the Federal Aviation Administration for flight instruction, Burlington Aviation helps aspiring aviators to take to the skies. The outfit rigorously cares for a fleet of six aircraft. Students can rent aircraft for logging aerial hours under the watchful eye of an experienced, professional flight instructor. Burlington Airport does not have a control tower, meaning students spend less time waiting on tower clearance to take off and land and more time trying to fly higher than a pet griffin.

Customer Reviews

I bought this as a gift to my husband and he absolutely loved it! He couldn't stop talking about how much fun it was! The guys there were professional and friendly. My husband would definitely recommend them to anyone. I wouldn't be surprised if he wants to go back really soon! Thanks Van for making this a great experience for my husband!
Terry L. · August 5, 2013
Great Experiance!
Kerri L. · June 20, 2013
They were wonderful and my husband had a great experience there. I would recommend them.
Jacqueline G. · June 20, 2013

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