Although the below packages are purchased via PayPal, you do not need a PayPal account. Simply select “Check out as a Guest” after you are redirected to PayPal.
All lessons/flights are with qualified instructors.
All the gift vouchers below are valid for one year from the date of issue, and can be used during our normal operating times which are weekends and bank holidays.
The included membership starts from the day of the [first] flight, allowing you to fly again at the lower club member rates.
These packages may be purchased on-line by PayPal or credit/debit card via PayPal (you do not need a PayPal account to do this). Following receipt of your payment you will be sent an email requesting the name to be printed on the voucher which will then be sent out by first class post.
You don’t have to buy a voucher to fly. Just pay on the day. The prices are the same.
Please note we do not give refunds although the voucher may be used by a family member or friend instead.
Vouchers may also be purchased by visiting our club at weekends and bank holidays. Debit and credit cards accepted.
You may pre-book your flight by telephone, or simply try on the day, but either way we recommend that you call 01733 210 463 or 07913 945 634 on the day for advice on weather suitability etc.
Package 1: Introductory Glider Flight
A single flight (launched by aerotow) with an instructor. The target flight time will be 20-30 minutes: includes pre-flight briefing, and 2 months membership to our club. This flight will be in one of our dual control gliders so the recipient will be given the opportunity to take control during the flight.
Package 2: An Introduction to Gliding
This is a day's course that includes 3 aero tows to at least 2,000 feet. It includes pre-flight briefings, instruction and also 2 months membership of the Club. Although called a days course the 3 flights don’t have to be taken on the same day.
Package 3: A Mile High flight
As per package 1 but with an aero tow to 5,280 feet (one mile) and with a longer flight time. There are a few days in the year where this flight can not be flown. To achieve this height which is usually higher than cloud base we require gaps in the cloud cover, (or no cloud). Please look at the weather forecast beforehand or phone us on the day.