Pilots are the cowboys of the air, roaming the wide-open skies and herding children’s runaway balloons. Giddy up, up, and away with this Groupon.
$109 for a Discovery-Flight Package ($221.50 Total Value)
- 30 minutes of flying with instructor supervision (an $86.50 value)
- Three hours of ground-school training (a $135 value)<p>
As a boy, Brandon Morton indulged his fascination with airplanes and flying by going to every aviation show he could. Today, with more 5,000 hours of flight time—including more than 2,300 hours of flight instruction—he shares his passion for flying at NexGen Aviation where he works alongside co-owner and accomplished jet pilot Dale Gillispie, who has more than 25 years of flying experience.
From Bluegrass Field Airport, Brandon and Dale maintain a fleet of Diamond and Cirrus aircrafts for single-engine training and a Beech Duchess for multi-engine training—each highly engineered aircrafts that boast solid safety statistics. It is also here that the owners and their fellow instructors teach students through a blend of theoretical classroom work and hands-on scenario training. Through these courses, they prepare aspiring pilots to apply for their private, commercial, or professional pilot license. Further services range from sightseeing flights and aircraft sales and management to tutorials on how to properly fold a paper airplane.
99% of 88 customers recommend
“I had a great experience. Really nice people keep you involved. It was more than I expected, buying another trip for my daughters birthday.”
“Had a great time on my flight over Lexington. The plane was nice and in good order and the pilot was friendly and knew what he was doing. Great fun!”