15- or 30-Minute Introductory Paraplane Flight at Inland Paraflite (Up to 51% Off)

Victorville

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In a Nutshell

FAA-certified flight instructor teaches students how to climb, descend & steer at cruising altitude aboard Powrachute Pegasus 2 paraplane.

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires May 23, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Must be 10 or older; under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Must sign waiver. 250lb weight max. Classes must be used by the same person. Closed toe shoes required; jacket and long pants recommended. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

From catapulting flaming soldiers over castle walls to sitting on active geysers, humans have long been fixated on flying through the air. Absorb the wonderment of flight with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $75 for a 15-minute introductory paraplane flight (a $150 value)
  • $99 for a 30-minute introductory paraplane flight (a $200 value)

A Federal Aviation Administration–certified instructor flies an open-air paraplane, also known as a motor-powered parachute, into the sky and hands over the controls to passengers once they reach cruising altitude. Flights depart at sunrise as students learn to steer, climb, and descend at speeds of 26–32 miles per hour before the instructor reclaims the controls for a safe landing.

Inland Paraflite

In 1992, Phil Dietro's younger brother Stu became enamored with his friend's paraplane, prompting him to learn how to pilot the motor-powered parachute. In an old fashion bout of sibling rivalry, Phil too wanted to master the strange flying contraption, traveling with Stu to Santa Ynez Airport for his first flight. As gusts of wind rearranged his hair, and impressed birds beckoned him over for high-fives, Phil became hooked, later seeking further training from the paraplane's inventor, Steve Snyder.

A year after his first flight, Phil's newfound hobby inspired him to establish Inland Paraflite, where he currently schools fledgling aviators in an airborne classroom high above the Apple Valley desert. His exhilarating flight courses instill cloud-curious students with the knowledge to man a dual-controlled Powrachute Pegasus, which reaches speeds of up to 32 miles per hour—the same speed at which the sound of soft rock travels.

Customer Reviews

GRRRREAT experience! Felt very safe and secure in his care. Thank you!
CRYSTAL P. · June 17, 2013
I recommend Inland Paraflite to anyone with a love of flight! Phil is fantastic pilot and a true professional!
Evan T. · October 21, 2012
AMAZING FLIGHT! Thank you! Have to get more friends to try this. Definitely a once in a lifetime experience that you have to do more than once!
Mark F. · September 19, 2012
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    Victorville

    17100B Bear Valley Rd.

    Suite B263

    Victorville, California 92395

    760-242-3359

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