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Virtual Jet Centre

| Unit 1 & 2, Xpressway Business Park, Dartmoor National Park, Chudleigh TQ13 0EA, England
+44 1626 852119
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Tailor-made flight on a 737 sim which is pitched to your own level of interest/expertise. Very... read more

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Reviewed 5 days ago
jasonshaw1
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Dawlish, United Kingdom
FANTASTIC

My first ever flight sim experience and what an amazing experience it was. It felt like I was... read more

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Reviewed 6 days ago
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The Virtual Jet Centre is a state-of-the-art virtual aviation facility, offering one-to-one fear of flying courses, professional pilot training, team building and corporate entertainment packages as well as uber-realistic flight simulation gift experiences. What an opportunity! Choose any location in the world as your 'destination', set a flight path and feel the full thrill of flying a 70-tonne 737-800 jet from take off to landing, all with a professional pilot in uniform to help guide you. The brainchild of commercial airline pilot Captain Andy Wilkins, the Virtual Jet Centre is conveniently located just off the A38 road, set in beautiful Devon countryside. With an extensive career spanning 30 years as a commercial pilot, Captain Andy is realizing his vision of bringing the joy of flying to the wider public. Come and meet the experienced team of commercial pilots at the Virtual Jet Centre's purpose-built facility tucked away in a corner of Chudleigh and prepare to be impressed.
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Unit 1 & 2, Xpressway Business Park, Dartmoor National Park, Chudleigh TQ13 0EA, England
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+44 1626 852119
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Tailor-made flight on a 737 sim which is pitched to your own level of interest/expertise. Very enjoyable (and challenging!)

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Virtual J, Front Office Manager at Virtual Jet Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your comments and pleased you enjoyed it.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

My first ever flight sim experience and what an amazing experience it was. It felt like I was flying the real jet. The pilots were all very friendly and welcoming. Highly recommended for any plane enthusiast. Will definitely being going back again

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Virtual J, Front Office Manager at Virtual Jet Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for your response. We would love to see you again very soon.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The nearest to flying without leaving the ground just a great experience to get a taste of what it's like for the commercial pilots.

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Virtual J, Front Office Manager at Virtual Jet Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your review.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highlight of our trip to Devon, boys absolutely loved it. Great simulator and expert friendly pilots.

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Virtual J, Front Office Manager at Virtual Jet Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Very pleased your trip was the highlight to Devon and hope to see you again for more flying! Many thanks.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked the 1 hourr couples experience for my fathers 60th birthday and attended with him. Our expectations were high prior to the experience and the session surpassed these by a long way! Absolutely excellent experience. We had no prior knowledge of aeronautics but captain...More

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Virtual J, Front Office Manager at Virtual Jet Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're delighted you enjoyed your fathers 60th birthday. As you say we are all passionate flying enthusiasts and love to share this with everyone whether they are experienced or a complete beginner. Thank you very much for taking the time and trouble to write a...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2018

Very highly recommended. The cockpit of the 737 is a confusing mass of dials, switches and screens, but the pre-flight briefing and subsequent careful instruction enables you to make sense of some of it, at least. You can fly over the Alps, watching the Matterhorn...More

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Virtual J, Front Office Manager at Virtual Jet Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Thank you for your review and pleased you enjoyed your 87th Birthday.

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Warm welcome, good induction and was delighted to get to take off and land three times - finishing up at Gibraltar. I was thrashed after a completely fantastic hour of

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Virtual J, Front Office Manager at Virtual Jet Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

From the moment we arrived there was a sense of professionalism coupled with a sense of adventure. It was an amazing experience guided by a professional pilot. The flight was in real time which added to the excitement. I came away feeling as though I...More

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Virtual J, Front Office Manager at Virtual Jet Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Great experience, the crew were very inviting and explained everything with a lot depth. Who knew planes were so safe!? The simulation was impressive and incredibly immersive. I believe I flew around Turkey and managed a couple of 'touch and goes' as well as a...More

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Virtual J, Front Office Manager at Virtual Jet Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

A very enjoyable and factual experience - the staff were very welcoming and provided a very informative debrief before the flying experience. You are given a choice of a route you wish to fly the plane and they recommended flying from Innsbruck in Austria to...More

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Virtual J, Front Office Manager at Virtual Jet Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Thank you for your review and comments and pleased you would like to return for another visit.

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shamrock_uk99
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Response from Newquayrob | Reviewed this property |
We did not discuss it and did not have any experience of it so assume not
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freyapaint
27 May 2017|
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Response from Wendywoo1603 | Reviewed this property |
It was a present but it is on the website but think it was just over £100
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Response from GrumpyGInvernes | Reviewed this property |
There is a minimum age restriction, but I suggest checking the VJC website for up-to-date requirements.
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