$119 for a Two-Hour Ground and In-Air Introductory Flight Lesson at Sioux Falls Flight School ($239 Value)

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FAA-certified instructors introduce basic piloting procedures before pairs of students take off & maneuver 2006 Cessna Skyhawks

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Promotional value expires Jun 13, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 3 per person, may buy multiple as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Must be 13 or older, ages 13-17 must have parental permission. 215lb weight max; upgrade fee may be available if over max weight. Must sign waiver. New clients only. Subject to weather. Services must be used by the same person. 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 today's Groupon: for $119, you get an introductory flight lesson at Cool Air’s Sioux Falls Flight School (a $239 value). Preflying ground-school sessions are available Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m. and are subject to a minimum of six students. Flights are available Saturday and Sunday.

Cool Air’s Sioux Falls Flight School’s FAA-certified instructors oversee duos of novice pilots as they navigate celestial spheres on the wings of an advanced 2006 Cessna Skyhawk. During a 90-minute training session in ground school, experienced instructors acquaint students with the plane’s Garmin G1000 cockpit and elucidate the basics of flying, a practice that has confounded ostriches for centuries. After completing ground school, students schedule a daytime session to board planes along with a fellow student for up to one hour of airborne experience. Students take off from Joe Foss Field—adjacent to the Sioux Falls Airport—fly almost 30 miles, land at the Luverne Municipal Airport for a pilot switch, and then return to the original destination.

Customer Reviews

Awesome, amazing experience!!!
Jessica R. · October 11, 2012
My son had a great time! It was wonderful that they actually get to take off, fly, and land the plane, not just ride along. It was a great experience!
Derek W. · October 10, 2012
Had a great time. Would love to do it again.
Nola B. · October 3, 2012
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    Sioux Falls

    701 West National Guard Drive

    Bldg. 70, Suite 108

    Sioux Falls, SD 57104

    +16057282233

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