The human obsession with flight stems from a refusal to accept limitations and an intense desire to find out which of your neighbors secretly have pools. Put your eyes in the skies with this Groupon.
$199 for an "I"Pilot Experience Helicopter Flight ($495 Value)
Pilots of all skill levels take the reins for a scenic air tour with the "I"Pilot experience. Over the course of two hours, flight pros first introduce rookies to the fundamentals on the ground, and then they take to the sky for a hands-on learning experience. Participants can bring a friend and will leave with a T-shirt to prove their cloud-wrangling bravado.
Chopper Charter Branson
Chopper Charter Branson's flights range from aerial photography to scenic tours and hands-on instruction and training. Each student learns on the Robinson R44 helicopter, touted as the most popular helicopter in the world. The FAA-certified air carrier meticulously maintains their choppers, taking all safety precautions and plopping them onto a treadmill for at least 30 minutes, three to five times a week.