NexGen Aviation

Lexington

98 Ratings

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In a Nutshell

Get both technical and practical flight training by applying work from ground school to a supervised 30-minute flight

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Promotional value expires Jan 23, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy multiple additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Reservation required. 17 and younger requires guardian consent. 265lb weight max. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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.

$79 for a Discovery Flight Package ($167.50 Total Value)

  • 30 minutes of flying under instructor supervision (a $76.50 value)
  • Three hours of ground-school training (a $75 value)
  • A log book (a $16 value)

NexGen Aviation

As a boy, Brandon Morton indulged his fascination with airplanes and flying by going to every aviation show he could. Today, with more 3,500 hours of flight time—including more than 1,800 hours of flight instruction—he shares his passion for flying as co-owner and chief flight instructor of NexGen Aviation. Located at Bluegrass Field Airport—where they maintain a fleet of two Piper Warrior planes for single-engine training and a Diamond DA-42 Twin Star for multi-engine training—Brandon and his 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.

NexGen Aviation

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.

Customer Reviews

98 Ratings

Amazing company with great instructors!
Rachel H. · November 14, 2016
Got to drive the plane loved it
Daniel G. · October 5, 2016
really loved the experience!!
Marty W. · September 17, 2016
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    Lexington

    4144 Aviator Rd.

    Suite 100

    Lexington, Kentucky 40510

    859-281-1177

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