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Cambridge Aero Club

General Aviation Centre, Gate D | Cambridge Airport, Newmarket Road, Cambridge CB5 8RX, England
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Amazing experience

Got a 60min flying taster for my 30th birthday and it was incredible! The weather was perfect, a... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
James S
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Really fantastic experience

My grandfather bought me an adventure flying experience for my 18th birthday, and although there... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2016
Becca C
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Have you dreamed of an effortless flight through the skies, marvelling at stunning 360° views of Cambridge? Or maybe you’re after amazing, aerobatic thrills? Then our experience flights are for you! Experience flying one of our luxuriously equipped, modern aircraft or the excitement of taking to the skies in a high performance aerobatic aircraft similar to those used in the Red Bull Air Race. No experience required, you’ll fly with a fully qualified instructor.
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18 Nov 2017
“Amazing experience”
22 May 2016
“Really fantastic experience”
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General Aviation Centre, Gate D | Cambridge Airport, Newmarket Road, Cambridge CB5 8RX, England
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Got a 60min flying taster for my 30th birthday and it was incredible! The weather was perfect, a nice crisp sunny morning and we managed to fly a good 60 miles and back within the hour seeing a lot of the Cambridgeshire and Suffolk countryside...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2016

My grandfather bought me an adventure flying experience for my 18th birthday, and although there was originially some difficulty in organising the flight due to weather the staff couldn't have been more helpful and flexible! When I eventually did fly it was such a wonderful...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2016

Cambridge Aero Club gave me a very amazing experience. I am sure I will do it again very soon. Had a very kind welcome from the the staff tand J. Sadri, my pilot instructor was really great and professional. Thanks

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Reviewed 19 October 2015

My daughter's mother-in-law visited Cambridge and we took her on a flight as a birthday treat. The pilot jay was very pleasant and helpful., and most important calm and competent! At one point he let my daughter's mother-in-law fly the plane. She was so excited...More

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cambridgeaeroclub, Front Office Manager at Cambridge Aero Club, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2016

Hi Sally, Thank you for your feedback. We're very happy to hear she had such a great flight.. (although it was pretty obvious from the huuuge grin on her face afterwards!) Jay says she's an absolute natural! All the Best - Cambridge Aero Club

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Reviewed 18 October 2015

Have a great time here every weekend. The friendly staff welcomes you with open arms and the amazing instructors challenge you from day one. Always wanted to fly? Then definitely sign up for the trial lesson and you'll be flying within minutes. Looking for something...More

Thank Roel C
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cambridgeaeroclub, Front Office Manager at Cambridge Aero Club, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2016

Thanks Roel - Always a pleasure! ;) Cambridge Aero Club

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Reviewed 24 September 2015

Had my first aerobatic flying experience (Adventure Flight) and it was AMAZING! My instructor took me through everything and I learnt a lot about how the plane worked. We got to do some amazing rolls too! I just can't recommend this place enough! I was...More

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cambridgeaeroclub, Front Office Manager at Cambridge Aero Club, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2016

We're thrilled that you enjoyed your Aerobatic experience! We always enjoy flying those who have received a surprise gift (especially the aerobatic-variety!) Next time you need an adrenaline fix, let us take you to the skies again! Many Thanks - Cambridge Aero Club

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Reviewed 24 September 2015

I bought a Trial Flying lesson for a good friend of mine, Cambridge Aero were recommended by another acquaintance and I was not disappointed! First Judith (reception) made great efforts to find me a 'slot' on the only day we had available, she called me...More

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cambridgeaeroclub, Front Office Manager at Cambridge Aero Club, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2016

Thank you ever so much JCR1200 - We're glad you got your slot and that your friend had the great flying experience that they deserved! You're both welcome back anytime! - Cambridge Aero Club

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Reviewed 24 September 2015

As a surprise gift I was given a voucher for a 40 minute trial flying lesson in a Cessna at Cambridge Aero Club. With no prior experience of flying a plane, or even expecting to have any (!), I must say that all the staff...More

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cambridgeaeroclub, Front Office Manager at Cambridge Aero Club, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2015

Thank you so much for your lovely review! It was our pleasure to take you up on your first light aircraft flying experience! Our instructors take great pride in giving clear and informative briefings and believe strongly in the benefits of hands on experience, so...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2015

For anyone who has ever flown in an aircraft, travelling on holiday, visiting relatives or for business, then this experience offers a real insight as to what happens at the very front front of the aircraft. The Cessna 172SP is a wonderful aircraft to fly...More

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cambridgeaeroclub, Front Office Manager at Cambridge Aero Club, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2015

Great that you had a fantastic flight! It's awesome that you were able to enjoy the comfort and high spec engineering of one of our modern Cessna 172's. Sarah and all the team were delighted to help you and your wife to take to the...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2015

I was fortunate to be able to enjoy a trial flying experience on Sunday 3rd May from Clacton Airfield in a Cessna 172 plane.What a brilliant flight made even better by our pilot Martin who is very competent ,humorous and informative. Many thanks to you...More

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