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A 2017 Christmas Gift worth waiting for......

I loved this experience! I've always been an enthusiast, not least tracking live flights on a... read more

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Pauline R
Hampshire, United Kingdom
This was bought for me for my wife, Christmas 2017 and I only got to use it in Ni=ovember 2018

Captain Lowen was very friendly and informative and kept the jargon to a minimum and was very happy... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Luton, United Kingdom
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Fly A Flight, flight simulation is based in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire. It is a small, family run business which helps keep the costs down allowing our clients the best, personal experiences for the most affordable prices. Fly A Flight is run by...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Leighton Buzzard Garden Centre Hockliffe Road | Hockliffe Rd, Leighton Buzzard LU7 9NX, England
+44 1525 755453
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Reviewed 28 February 2015

Fly a Flight is in Leighton Buzzard Bedfordshire, about 40 minutes drive from London. This is a flight experience in a Boeing 737 fixed base flight simulator with a pilot Mark Lowen. This was a Christmas gift from my parents. My brother and I had...More

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Reviewed yesterday

I loved this experience! I've always been an enthusiast, not least tracking live flights on a computer. The &£& experience was bought for me as a gift by our son for last Christmas and it was well worth waiting for, as I was not disappointed!....More

Thank Pauline R
Reviewed 2 days ago

Captain Lowen was very friendly and informative and kept the jargon to a minimum and was very happy to any answer any and all questions. As a regular visitor to Madeira, I knew Funchal Airport was particularly challenging so I was pleased to be able...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was a birthday present from my wife and she had only bought a 30 minute flight which was just not long enough!! I was made to feel thoroughly welcome, everything was explained clearly and I thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience. I have now put...More

Thank Andy54J
Reviewed 6 days ago

Did both the Spitfire and Boeing experiences. Both knowledgeable and enthusiastic instructors made the experience even more realistic. Friendly team and would highly recommend it. Top tip - book early as it's very popular and rightly so.

Thank Coastal38146118614
Reviewed 6 days ago

very very enjoyable hour spent flying there spitfire simulator. amazing atension to detail, the cockpit felt so real. even has a closable canopy! Captain Lowen was a great instructor and structured the hour perfectly. first a genral fly about with a taste of air combat...More

Thank andrew m
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I visited Fly A Flight recently and I was very impressed. We were made to feel welcome right from the start. The Captain took us through the controls for our respective planes and then we were in the air. During the flight...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic experience, my Spit shot down my father in law's ME 109 4 times. He may never forgive me !!!!!

Thank Cruiser31478245280
Reviewed 1 week ago

A fabulous a couple of hours, a birthday present from my wife. We're both flying enthusiasts and amateur pilots, so this was a really absorbing and exciting experience for us. Mike Lowen is a very patient instructor and helped to make the event so memorable....More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've always been a bit of an armchair pilot so a family member bought me a 1hr 737 experience for my 40th. I was not disappointed and was truly immersive and brought my simulation experiences as close to the real thing as will ever happen....More

Thank theratofsmith
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So much fun flying in the Spitfire simulator! Boyhood fantasy - Shot down five planes and damaged ten more! I will go back and do it again some time.

Thank William C
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Suzie K
17 April 2016|
Response from Mark L | Property representative |
This is a fixed base simulator as used by the airline companies for 80% of their training. Although it doesn't move, you do get the feeling you are moving due to the wrap around screens and the seats vibrate so you feel... More
14 July 2015|
Response from dani3l_5 | Reviewed this property |
Fly A Flight has a website with all of the prices.