There are few things as liberating as being able to fly, which is why humans invented airplanes and why penguins constantly try to sabotage them by climbing into their jet engines. Feel the freedom of the skies with this Groupon.
$129 for a Discovery Flight for Two (Up to $246.75 Value)
During 30-minute flights, pilots lift a private aircraft over the city's evening skyline or soar high above the Ohio River. Before takeoff, the captain explains the logistics of the upcoming flight as well as the aircraft's features, preparing each passenger for a brief, supervised turn in the pilot's seat once the plane is in the air. Customers will also receive a photograph 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.