$85 for a One-Hour Introductory Flight Lesson at Freeway Airport in Bowie ($200 Value)

Freeway Airport Inc. Bowie

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Customer Reviews

153 Ratings

So much fun!! Our pilot was so informative but in a very down to earth way which made it a really great experience. We flew over the Chesapeake Bay on a really clear day. I got this as a gift for my husband and would do it again in a heartbeat.
Lexi C. · September 30, 2012
What a fabulous time. Matt made the whole experience fun and informative. It was a great time and I would commend it to anyone who has ever had the thought that they may want to fly at some point in their life.
David E. · September 23, 2012
Professional courteous had a great time!!!!
Jana R. · August 11, 2014

What You'll Get


Humans have longed to reach the stars for thousands of years, mostly to pay the aliens what we owe them for constructing the pyramids. Come closer to paying off interstellar debt with today's Groupon: for $85, you get a one-hour introductory flight lesson, which includes 45 minutes of flight time, at Freeway Airport in Bowie (a $200 value).

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. A one-hour Discovery Flight begins 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.

Students may apply their flight time to the total time required to obtain an FAA-approved pilot's license. For an additional $15 fee, one guest can tag along on introductory flights to provide a cappella renditions of "Danger Zone."

The Fine Print


Promotional value expires Jan 2, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Reservation required. 24hr cancellation notice or $25 fee may apply. Must be 15 or older to fly. 300lb weight max. Must sign waiver. Subject to weather. 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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