The human obsession with flight stems from a refusal to accept limitations and an intense desire to find out which of your neighbors secretly have pools. Put your eyes in the skies with this Groupon.
$89 For a 60-minute Flight-Simulator Session for Two (a $260 value)
Accompanied by an experienced simulator instructor, students sit in the pilot's seat and venture into the computer-graphics sky of the full-size X-Plane flight simulator, which allows students to choose their type of airplane, weather conditions, and emergency procedures.
Southwest Flight Center
From its nest at Scottsdale Airport, Southwest Flight Center introduces aviators to the open skies, providing aircraft rental and instruction services since 1984. During flight training, certified instructors instill fledgling barons with the technical knowledge and techniques necessary to safely play chicken with clouds. More experienced pilots commandeer a craft from Southwest's Cessna-dominated rental fleet.