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Vintage Flying

Hilton Road | Derby Airfield, Egginton, Derby DE65 6GU, England
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Vintage Tiger Moth flight

A truly fantastic experience in every way. I was a little bit anxious about actually getting in the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Robert H
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Fantastic experience

We had a fabulous afternoon last Sunday. It was my husbands 60th birthday treat from his... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
suelander2017
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Vintage Flying offer a wide variety of Gift Vouchers for Vintage Tiger Moth Flight Experiences. We combine the thrill of open cockpit flying with a healthy dose of nostalgia from the early days of aviation. Whether you want to fly yourself or treat a loved one to a day they will never forget, Vintage Flying have got the right package for you. Treat your loved one to a Vintage Themed day they will never forget.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Hilton Road | Derby Airfield, Egginton, Derby DE65 6GU, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A truly fantastic experience in every way. I was a little bit anxious about actually getting in the aircraft as I'm not too nimble on my legs, but everyone involved at Vintage Flying made me feel very much at ease and were very helpful in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fabulous afternoon last Sunday. It was my husbands 60th birthday treat from his step-daughter- a 30 minute flight in a tiger moth. It was a glorious day so we arrived early, took a picnic and watched the flights before his enjoying the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I treated my dad to the Tiger Moth Dambuster run for his 60th birthday. It was a fantastic experience from start to finish. The team were friendly, professional and attentive. The planes were restored to an impressive standard. And the flight was exhilarating and highly...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a great morning at Derby Airfield for my Vintage Flying Tiger Moth flight, a present from my wife for my 70th birthday. We were warmly welcomed and, as we had arrived early, taken for a look around some of the restoration and preservation...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went on a one and a quarter hour flight over the Derwent reservoirs where the Dambusters trained in WW2. Not in a Lancaster bomber but in a Tiger Moth biplane with an open cockpit (don't worry - you're strapped in!). This flying as it...More

1  Thank Pipolechap
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Received voucher for my birthday, then the Mrs decided she wanted a go as well so lucky they were not fully booked. Very good experience from the booking to the end of the flyts. Very nice people and stunning plane.

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

The very experienced team at the Airfield really look after you very well, giving really clear instructions to make it a safe and interesting experience. I was able to chose where we went - so was able to overfly my own home and a favourite...More

1  Thank silverlady2018
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

Last Sunday afternoon I was lucky enough to take a 25 minute flight in a Tiger Moth (ably flown by Charlie). I have to say that it was a wonderful experience. The staff at Vintage Flying are professionals who go out of their way to...More

1  Thank Stephen D
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Having just spent time there having a flight in a tiger moth all i can say is fantastic, a great experience and the people are so helpful and friendly, if you are thinking of trying it then go you will not be disappointed.

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

What a fabulous afternoon at the Vintage Flying centre.This is a gem of an experience from first contact with the lovely lady who organises the flights to the actual flight itself. Their knowledge and general enthusiasm for all things connected with vintage aviation makes it...More

1  Thank David B
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elaine f, Behind The Scenes at Vintage Flying, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Thank you so much for the fabulous review. Everyone at Vintage Flying is thrilled to receive such wonderful feedback! Hope you’ll come back again soon.

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