$95 for One-Hour Introductory Flight Lesson from Freeway Airport in Bowie ($200 Value)

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John K. ·
Reviewed May 9, 2012
Thank you and keep up the good work


Regina A. ·
Reviewed May 4, 2012
My flight instructor, Danushka, was a wonderful instructor. He was calm, informative, and patient. Kindest Regards, Regina


Wil J. ·
Reviewed April 18, 2012
Thrilling opportunity. Don't wait. Just do it!

What You'll Get

Though flying a plane may seem like a challenge, it pales in comparison to parallel parking a cruise boat or executing a three-point turn on a Zamboni. Master the skies with today’s deal: for $95, you get a one-hour introductory flight lesson from Freeway Airport in Bowie (a $200 value).

Freeway Airport has been offering flight instruction for more than 50 years and is the closest general aviation airport to Capitol Hill without restrictive security regulations, making it an excellent access point for DC Metro-area residents who want to earn their wings. Introductory lessons start with a guided preflight check of the aircraft and examination of fuel levels and flight controls, as well as a brief training session on proper tints for aviator shades. You’ll spend about 60 minutes in the air with your instructor, during which you’ll get hands-on experience in flying fundamentals such as turns, straight and level flying, climbs, and descents. Enjoy gorgeous views of Annapolis and the playful giant crabs of the Chesapeake. Return to base to debrief with your wise wingperson about what you’ve learned and accomplished during your intimate cloud encounter.

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Apr 27, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1/person, may buy 2 more as gifts. Limit 1/visit. Reservation required; subject to availability & weather conditions. 24hr cancellation notice or fee up to Groupon price may apply at appointment. Must be 15 or older. 300lb weight max. Not valid w/other offers. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About Freeway Airport

For more than half a century, Freeway Airport's certified flight school has launched new students skyward seven days a week under the guidance of its veteran instructors. One-hour discovery flights begin at ground level amid tranquil surroundings as instructors provide an introduction to flight principles and instruments. As eyes soak in the pilot's seat view, ears absorb instruction on use of the throttle, yoke, and rudder pedals. Once airborne, pupil-piloted aircrafts turn, climb, descend, and deliver top-secret dossiers to the lords of the cloud people.

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