From catapulting flaming soldiers over castle walls to sitting on active geysers, humans have long been fixated on flying through the air. Absorb the wonderment of flight with today’s Groupon.
$59 for a one-hour introductory flight lesson in a Cessna 152 (a $123 value), which includes:
- Preflight planning
- 30–40 minutes of flight time
- Postflight debriefing<p>
$75 for a one-hour flight tour of St. Louis for two (a $153 value), which includes:
- Ride in a four-seat Cessna 172
- A view of the Gateway Arch, Busch Stadium, and the Mississippi River
- Numerous photo opportunities
- Post-tour champagne reception<p>
Since 1968, Skylink Aviation has safely whisked travelers and budding pilots alike into the skies with a fleet of single- and dual-engine aircraft. In modern and vintage-style mechanical birds, experienced pilots take to the clouds with ease and train young flyers to safely ride the winds without using cheat codes. Expert aviators also lead eye-indulging tours of St. Louis, granting airborne glimpses of notable landmarks such as the Arch, Busch Stadium, and the Mississippi River.