What You'll Get
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.
Choose Between Two Options
- $99 for a 90-minute lesson, includes a 45 minute ground lesson and 45 minutes of flight time ($200 value)
Instructors begin each 90-minute lesson with 45 minutes of basic groundwork, expounding on equipment safety and flying basics. Classes then move to the skies for 45 minutes of flight, during which students will be given the opportunity to take the controls for themselves. After touching down, students will walk away with a pilot's logbook and a record of their flight from the instructor.
- $135 for a six-week ground instruction course with all materials included ($270 value)
The six-week groundwork instruction class prepares students for the private pilot written exam. This includes books, materials, classroom instruction. Course is held at the Georgetown location. Available classes can be found here.
The Fine Print
Expiration varies. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Valid only for option purchased. Appointment required. Must book 6-week course by 10/7/14. Rescheduling is allowed up to 24hrs prior to flight, failure to appear on booked date or to reschedule at least 24hrs prior to booked date will result in fee up to Groupon price. In the event of inclement weather, reschedules will be made without penalty. 6-week courses are held at Georgetown location only. Must sign waiver. New clients only. Subject to weather. Offer valid for 1 student; additional passengers allowed at discretion of the pilot. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
About Genesis Flight Academy
The certified flight instructors at Genesis Flight Academy draw upon thousands of collective cockpit hours every time they take to the air. Backed by a fleet of meticulously maintained aircraft, the instructors help aspiring and experienced pilots alike conquer the clouds at the helm of Cessna and Piper airplanes. Genesis Flight Academy helps beginners get acquainted with the basics of aeronautics in their private pilot course. Instrument, commercial, and multi-engine training courses familiarize more experienced fliers with methods for making plane engines only rev in C-flat major.