Flight-Simulator Session for One or Two or a Weekend Jet-Immersion Experience at SimJet Center (Up to 54% Off)

SimJet Center

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In a Nutshell

Aspiring pilots man a Boeing or Airbus plane’s cockpit controls, soaring simulated skies under the supervision of a flight instructor

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Must sign waiver. Reservation required. Subject to availability. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. All goods or services must be used by the same person. Jet immersion Event available the following dates: 1/23-1/24/16, 2/20-2/21/16, 3/5-3/6/16, 3/19-3/20/16. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Choose From Three Options

  • $125 for a two-hour “Captain for a Day” flight-simulator session for one ($250 value)
  • $229 for a two-hour “Captain for a Day” flight-simulator session for two ($499 value)

The Captain for a Day experience includes two hours of flight-simulation time inside a Boeing B737NG and AirbusA320 cockpit, plus a flight briefing, snacks and drinks, and a certificate of completiion.

  • $997 for a weekend jet-immersion experience for one ($1,995 value)

The two-day weekend jet-immersion experience involves 10 hours of classroom-based learning and 6 hours of hands-on simulator time. Pilots-in-training also receive a manual, pilot shirt with captain epaulets, two catered lunches, a baseball cap, bottle of wine, logbook, photo session, and FAA logbook. The offer is only valid on January 23 and 24, February 20 and 21, March 5 and 6, and March 19 and 20; call ahead for more information.

SimJet Center

Once visitors take a seat in one of SimJet Center's replica Boeing and Airbus cockpits, they're pilots—almost. They can control what sort of flight they take; for example, they can embark on a gate-to-gate flight between any two airports or tackle a flight with a built-in challenge. And they can also man the fully interactive and functional cockpit controls. The resulting experience is so lifelike that it serves as pilots' license practice, in addition to an adventure for hobbyists. But there are some subtle hints that it's all a simulation: An instructor oversees from the passenger seat and—perhaps the bigger giveaway—the simulators never leave the ground.

Customer Reviews

Everything was great! Owner and instructor were friendly, helpful, and energetic. The simulator was very realistic and you actually felt like you were flying. Bring a camera or phone to take pictures and video!
Abbey S. · May 26, 2016
Our son had a fantastic time flying in the A320 simulator. Paul and Dinos were fantastic with my child and answered his questions and explained everything to him. His smile was huge when he landed the aircraft in Austin, even after if his first attempt was an aborted landing! He has already asked when he could go back. Very pleasant experience and recommend.
Christine M. · April 23, 2016
I took my 11yr old daughter to the sim class! She wants to be a pilot when she grows up! Wolf took his time and taught her a lot of the basics and made it easy for her to understand! She had a great time and wants to go back! Kelley was super friendly and returned my calls promptly and made sure My daughter felt welcomed!
Margo P. · April 5, 2016
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    SimJet Center

    5000 South Collins Street

    Suite 204

    Arlington, TX 76018

    +18175414111

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