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Airways Airsports

Darley Moor Airfield, Ashbourne DE6 2ET, England
+44 1335 344308
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Birthday Gift

Took my wife for a microlite flight as a birthday gift. We both had a wonderful experience. The... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
Warren C
fantastic flights

We both had tandem hang glider flights booked but unfortunately the wind restricted my chance but... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
fattybumpkins
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Colchester, United Kingdom
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We are a Paragliding, Hang gliding, Paramotor and Microlight School offering courses and tuition in the Midlands and the Derbyshire Peak District. Come and join us for a trial flight and discover the best way to see Derbyshire either nipping around in one of our Mircolights or thermal your way around on a Paraglider or Hang Glider.
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Darley Moor Airfield, Ashbourne DE6 2ET, England
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Took my wife for a microlite flight as a birthday gift. We both had a wonderful experience. The staff, instructors and facilities were excellent. Have done similar before and this was head and shoulders the best experience to date. Would recommend these guys highly.

Thank Warren C
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

We both had tandem hang glider flights booked but unfortunately the wind restricted my chance but my husband had a huge smile, after his flight at 3,000 ft. he was sent up in the air with Judy a fabulous instructor, with masses of experience, via...More

Thank fattybumpkins
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Visited for my second time, for a pleasure flight in a C42 Sports Light Aircraft - it is honestly so addictive! Mark and his staff run an amazing set-up, and it is plain to see that they all enjoy working there from their enthusiasm and...More

Thank Graham B
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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

20 min flight in a small sports plane.. 20 mins of quality experience.. got lucky with the day beautiful sunshine light crosswinds. Soon up in the sky looking down over Ashbourne and Dovedale.. Mark keeping me entertained with his witty chat and knowledge of craft...More

Thank Allan J
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

This was bought as a present but had to cancel 3 tims due to weather conditions, the staff were fantastic and very accommodating bearing in mind we had to travel over 2 hours to get to the venue. The Xperia never was very well organised...More

Thank Simon R
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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

My sister has just experienced a microflight which was bought as a gift for Christmas. The staff were really welcoming and the pilot, Mark took any nerves away with his great sense of humour. Trust me, you have to meet him; he was funny and...More

Thank Leno44999
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Reviewed 28 January 2017

Brilliant flight in a two seater microlight. It was everything i expected and more.Bought as a 30th birthday present and loved every minute of it. Staff were excellent on the ground and looked after the rest of family while i was out. Pilot (mark i...More

Thank Jonny B
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Reviewed 19 June 2016

From the moment we arrived at Airways Airsports airfield and were greeted by warm friendly staff, I knew this day would be good. What I didnt know was how good it was going to be. I met with Mark my pilot on the day for...More

2  Thank Michael H
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Reviewed 1 May 2016

Went for a half an hour flight in a two seater plane yesterday - 50th birthday pressie via Into the Blue. Loved it - felt safe with Mark the pilot although it was still quite a thrill, especially the demonstration of G force! Amazing views...More

2  Thank PeacheySheffield
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Reviewed 18 April 2016

Hi I bought my husband a flex wing micro flight voucher for Christmas which he did with Mark yesterday.He really enjoyed it and the day was made even more special because of the friendly atmosphere and because all the staff were very pleasant and informative.I...More

1  Thank dbarks61
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