$99 for a 30-Minute Discovery Flight from Four Winds Aviation ($210 Value)

McKinney

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In a Nutshell

A seasoned flight instructor leads a 30-minute joy ride, while flying over north Texas

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person. May buy 1 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Subject to weather conditions. not valid on holiday weekends. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The human obsession with flight stems from a refusal to accept limitations and an intense desire to finally move out of gravity’s basement. Claim your own airspace with this Groupon.

The Deal

  • $99 for a 30-minute Discovery Flight ($210 value)

This Groupon puts riders in the cockpit with a FAA Certified Flight Instructor for 30 minutes. Riders get the chance to control an aircraft that cruises at about 97 miles per hour and has a wingspan of roughly 20 feet. Before flying over north Texas, riders meet with their pilot to learn about the aircraft in detail. Riders may choose between two planes: the Piper Warrior or the Legend Cub.

Four Winds Aviation

Four Winds Aviation's team of veteran sky jockeys vaults passengers skyward for white-knuckle stunt rides and easygoing introductory flights. Intent on maintaining high safety and training standards, Four Winds’ seasoned flight instructors all hold high-level ratings and have earned hundreds of flying hours from service in the military, careers with commercial airlines, and years of entering aerobatic competitions. On any given day, the crew can be found imparting their passion for soaring upon pupils during training courses ranging from basic aerobatics to discovery introductory flights and flight-training courses. Students spend time on terra firma reviewing safety basics before taking flight in one of Four Winds’ meticulously maintained cloud slicers including Piper Archer airplanes, Pitts S2B aerobatic biplanes, and saddle-equipped flying squirrels. Along with beginner and recreational courses, the instructors also help more experienced flyers accrue the hours, experience, and know-how required to work toward sport, instrument, and commercial pilot's licenses.

Customer Reviews

87 Ratings

Awesome experience! Rebecca was very helpful and friendly. Will definitely go back!
Mahsa F. · June 8, 2016
It was one of the best experience of my life. Dave, the Instructor, was absolutely fantastic, with his knowledge and easy explanation,
Bruno F. · January 2, 2016
Really friendly guy Great experience!
Carrie R. · December 13, 2015
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    10045 Falcon Lane

    Aero Country Airport

    McKinney, TX 75071

    +14698443595

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