$189 for a TailWheel Aircraft Ride-Along Flight from San Carlos Flight Center ($380 Value)

San Carlos

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In a Nutshell

Pilot flies a two-person, light-weight tailwheel aircraft, letting passenger steer during the flight

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Promotional value expires Oct 17, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Limit 1 per visit. Reservation required; subject to weather. 24hr cancellation notice required, or fee up to Groupon price may apply. Must sign waiver. Must be 14 or older. 250lbs weight max. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

There are few things as liberating as being able to fly, which is why humans invented airplanes and why penguins constantly try to sabotage them by climbing into their jet engines. Feel the freedom of the skies with this Groupon.

$189 for a Tailwheel Aircraft Ride-Along Flight ($380 Value)

During this one-hour introductory flight, you and an FAA-certified pilot take to the skies in a single-engine, propeller-powered light aircraft. After the ascent, you’ll get a chance to fly the plane using its charmingly antiquated control stick, all while learning to climb, descend, and turn.

San Carlos Flight Center

The team of FAA-certified pilots at San Carlos Flight Center opens up the world of aviation to aspiring pilots and sightseers. During comprehensive flight instruction, the team teaches pupils the skills needed to operate flight controls, land, take off, and keep seagulls from mistaking the plane as their king. Training sessions include everything from private pilot certification to specialty and advanced training. High-tech simulators such as the Xwind help burgeoning aerialists get their bearings before soaring the skies in a Cessna suited for training. To share bird's-eye vistas of the Golden Gate Bridge, coastal cliffs, and the city of San Francisco huddled up against the blue Bay, the crew also offers aerial tours.

Customer Reviews

125 Ratings

Is great, I have a good time
Isai B. · October 22, 2015
Much better value than the tours coming out of the city.
Mike K. · October 7, 2015
Great Flight. Worth every minute.
Aline H. · February 24, 2014
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    San Carlos

    655 Skyway Rd, Ste 215

    San Carlos, CA 94070

    +16509461700

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