Flight simulators recreate the experience of piloting an actual airplane, but without the passengers banging on the cockpit door demanding more peanuts. Learn how to land safely with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $29 for one 30-minute flight simulator session (a $61 value)
- $85 for three 30-minute flight simulator sessions (a $183 value)
Valid Tuesday through Friday, each session places the participant inside a Red Bird full motion flight simulator.
For more than four decades, Sunair Aviation has been training safe and technically proficient pilots as a professional flight training school stationed at Leesburg International Airport. An FAA-approved Part 61 program, the school recently acquired Part 141 certification as well, allowing it to train private pilots with its fleet of Cessna, Beechcraft, and Piper airplanes. Thanks to the collective experience of certified flight instructors and IFR-approved Garmin 430 avionic systems aboard each plane, the school boasts a safety record unblemished by so much as a wing paper cut.
In addition to offering students real flying experience, the outfit invites students to log flying hours inside its full motion Redbird FMX Simulator. Stationed safely on the ground, the apparatus surrounds pilots with wrap-around visuals and real avionic equipment. As the simulator rolls, pitches, and yaws, students encounter valuable practice with real piloting situations, but without the common flying hassles of long waits on the runway or floating toll booths.