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East Midlands Helicopters

Oaklands Loughborough Road, Costock LE12 6XB, England
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Great helicopter lesson

Great helicopter lesson, good price with a top instructor, highly recommended, fly I've quarry and... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2016
Chrisejones
Helicopter experience

I visited on the 14th may 2016 with the rest of my family which bought this experience as a... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2016
Louise B
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Whitwick, United Kingdom
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East Midlands Helicopters is the oldest and largest helicopter operator in the Midlands, having been operating for the last 25 years. We operate helicopters for charter, pleasure flights & training.
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16 Jul 2016
“Great helicopter lesson”
15 May 2016
“Helicopter experience ”
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Oaklands Loughborough Road, Costock LE12 6XB, England
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Reviewed 16 July 2016

Great helicopter lesson, good price with a top instructor, highly recommended, fly I've quarry and if your lucky your might catch the sight of a steam train on a tourist trip...

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Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

I visited on the 14th may 2016 with the rest of my family which bought this experience as a Christmas present. I throughly enjoyed it worth every penny they spent on me. I couldn't fault any part of it. Sent by Peter Ruckley

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Reviewed 9 January 2016

Booked a 30 minute trial flight for partner who is hard to buy for. Had previously been due to fly before Christmas but weather was not good so re-arranged with no fuss, Staff were friendly and informative and the lesson went really well even though...More

Thank Debra S
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Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

Fantastic must do, even get to chose where to fly over and an actual go at the controls.. EXCELLENT experience ! experience

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Reviewed 5 August 2015

We where greeted with a warm welcome and a a drink , of hot chocolate which was really nice has it was a mixed weather day,we thought we would not be able to have our flight,, but so glad that we where wrong .It was...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2015

something I wanted to do for a long time and the other day I got to do it at east mids helicopters..i felt a bit scared at getting there but the pilot ( nick) explained a few controls and it became enjoyable , but once...More

Thank Andy L
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Reviewed 18 July 2015

Was bought a helicopter trial lesson for my birthday. Booked no problem and extended the experience on the morning of my flight to include my partner as a surprise for her (needed a change of aircraft, but this was also no problem). Very professional staff,...More

Thank jgjoyce
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Reviewed 22 February 2015

i was bought a helicopter flight by my daughter for christmas, booked no problems and it was awsome!!! I would recommend to anyone, the young instructor was informative and very pleasant. I haven't had that much fun since I did a parachute jump!

Thank Kim S
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Reviewed 30 September 2014

This was my second visit here with a few years between them. Today I took a friend there for a trial lesson. The staff were really friendly and helpful (with an added sense of humour, luckily!) Everything was explained in an understandable way and you...More

Thank Julie M
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Reviewed 21 June 2014

Having never even been in a helicopter before, I didn't to know what to expect. It was an amazing experience - far better than I had imagined. Nick (the pilot) was very knowledgeable and was able to answer our (many) questions professionally, he gave clear,...More

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aliaustin18
27 November 2016|
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Response from Nick H | Property representative |
Dear Alison, Thanks for your question. We are quite flexible in what can be done on the 2 options and will try to customise the experience to allow the customer to get what they want out of it. Some customers only want to... More
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