We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Flightdeck Experience

Open Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
Review Highlights
90 Minute Boeing 737-800 simulator Session

Having flown on the Vulcan 2 years ago and seen the 737 simulator while i was there i decided i... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2018
Bingley, United Kingdom
On cloud 9

Wow, what an excellent afternoon. Very professional from start to finish, you feel as though are... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
Harrogate, United Kingdom
Read all 491 reviews
All photos (181)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“flight deck”(46 reviews)
We are a Flight Simulator Experience venue with an AVRO Vulcan B2 bomber simulator with themed briefing room where up to 6 guests can watch your flight via video feed and a Boeing 737-800 simulator with replica cabin to seat 12 guests. Our aircrafts...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
See all hours
Newchurch Road | Unit P, Toll Barr Business Park, Stacksteads, Rossendale OL13 0NA, England
+44 1706 879179
Improve This Listing
Reviews (491)
Filter reviews
491 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews birthday present flight deck flight simulator leeds bradford hour experience great instructor flying experience manchester airport short briefing brilliant experience departure lounge co pilot lake district vulcan bomber real plane barrel rolls explained everything
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 491 reviews
Reviewed 1 December 2018

Having flown on the Vulcan 2 years ago and seen the 737 simulator while i was there i decided i wanted to have a go Thanks To Tasos the Instructor for a very enjoyable 90 minute session we flew from Manchester down to Birmingham then...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank ricwarcup
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

After getting though Stansted all the crowds etc, boarded tui flight to Lanzarote. Flight no problem but is was very hot on board very uncomfortable plus it's not the kids fault but why do people take a very young child on holiday poor thing cried...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank simonrN771LH
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Wow, what an excellent afternoon. Very professional from start to finish, you feel as though are actually flying for real, great instructor, explains in plain English the controls, never rushed. Going back for the Vulcan experience next. Flightdeck Experience, thank you

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Alba5874
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Brilliant from start to finish the staff was absolutely great, really friendly, took the kids and they really enjoyed it .would definitely recommend thanks for a great day

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 5 October 2018

This was a Christmas present from my partner as she knows that I love the Vulcan as an aircraft. My expectations were raised due to the pictures of the full motion simulators in the blurb that came from FE. However.... for the Vulcan the reality...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank zulu_7
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Have to say I wasn't really looking forward to this, and a trip through grimy Lancashire villages in the mist and rain didn't put me in the best of moods for it. We arrived early as requested, to find that none of the instructors had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank madwitch47
Reviewed 1 October 2018

On previous sessions here, my brother and me "flew" the 737. Yesterday was our first go on the Vulcan simulator and I am sure it won't be the last! Our mentor was Daniel who was very helpful and friendly especially as we were trying to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Just been for my first time to the Boeing 737 Flight Simulator. Was a little unsure at first about going, was a birthday present and it wasn't getting me excited. Free parking opposite the main entrance, Remember to look out for the access code on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Craig B
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We had our Xmas do here and the experience is fantastic there’s a room if you want to bring a buffet but if there’s a lot of people there’s a lot of hanging around and wrap up it’s a bit chilly but all in all...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Andrea Y
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Just returned from holiday in Crete and the Holiday was made ever better by the fantastic service from start to finish we received from Jet2. The check in at both Edinburgh and Heraklion was seamless. The staff were fantastic nothing was too much trouble they...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank scotland1961
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Sykeside Country House Hotel
146 reviews
6.15 km away
Best Western Old Mill Hotel & Leisure Club
484 reviews
8.15 km away
Red Hall Hotel
601 reviews
8.22 km away
The Queen Hotel
190 reviews
8.42 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 134 nearby restaurants
Rose n Bowl
262 reviews
.04 km away
140 reviews
1.66 km away
The Crown Inn
53 reviews
2.70 km away
Pavillion Express
12 reviews
1.92 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 31 nearby attractions
Animal Quackers
193 reviews
1.13 km away
The Whitaker Museum
113 reviews
5.04 km away
Bacup Market
14 reviews
1.77 km away
Casked Micropub
27 reviews
4.46 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
19 March 2017|
Response from rikstafford | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so as I have read other reviews where children have been . But if you contact them I found them to be very helpful.
11 March 2017|
Response from Flightdeck_Exp | Property representative |
Hi Linda, Thanks for your enquiry, the Vulcan does indeed vibrate to give the feeling of motion. If I can be of any further assistance please let me know. Kind regards, Vicky Everson
7 February 2017|
Response from ricwarcup | Reviewed this property |
Hi Frances go onto their website you will see a paypal order tab down the side click on this and it will take you to the order page simply click on the paypal tab under the 737 60 minute experience once you have payed... More