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.
$149 for a Discovery Flight for Up to Three (Up to $248.75 Value)
During 30-minute flights, pilots lift a private aircraft over the city's evening skyline or soar above the Ohio River while glittering in the sunlight. Before takeoff, the captain explains the logistics of the upcoming flight as well as the aircraft's features, preparing two of the three passengers for a brief, supervised turn in the pilot's seat once the plane is in the air. Customers will also receive a video of their flight.
From its site on Bowman Field, Eagle Aviation lets humans defy gravity by slicing through the skies in a Piper Warrior airplane. Though experienced pilots can rent the aircraft for themselves, instructors escort novices in supervised trips to the clouds, sharing tips on taking off, landing, and avoiding midair collisions with basketball players.