Studies have shown that traveling to a high altitude greatly improves one’s odds of completing a corn maze, finding a parking spot, and befriending a lonely weather balloon. Gain a new, lofty perspective with today's Groupon: for $187, you get a one-hour introductory flight lesson from Travel Express Aviation (a $365 value). Flights take off from DuPage Airport in West Chicago.
Travel Express Aviation provides hands-on flight instruction to would-be pilots of all experience levels. An FAA-certified flight instructor guides patrons through 30 minutes of ground training followed by 30 minutes of in-flight instruction. Sky captains-in-training take the helm of a high-tech, dual Garmin-navigation screen Cirrus SR22 aircraft to conquer Chicagoland's skies in style. Every Cirrus plane includes a standard parachute that safely guides the craft and its inhabitants to terra firma in case of an emergency or an emergency hot dog craving.
3N060 Powis Rd.
West Chicago, Illinois 60185