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Gamston Flying School

Closed Now: 09:00 - 18:00
Open today: 09:00 - 18:00
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Lovely Staff and Instructor, Great Experience

Received a trial 4-seater flying lesson as a birthday present. Was a lovely gift, and really... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Friendly Little Flying Club

I was recently bought a flying lesson as a birthday gift and elected to spend it at Gamston Flyign... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cheshire, United Kingdom
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We're a friendly and professional flying school based just off the A1 near Retford, Nottinghamshire. We're less than an hour from Doncaster, Sheffield, Newark, Gainsborough, Mansfield, Nottingham and Lincoln. We offer trial flying lessons, alongside...more
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| Retford (Gamston) Airport, Retford DN22 0QL, England
+44 1777 838222
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Received a trial 4-seater flying lesson as a birthday present. Was a lovely gift, and really enjoyed having a fly around!

Thank CharlieJ2121
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was recently bought a flying lesson as a birthday gift and elected to spend it at Gamston Flyign School. I have held a PPL in the past so not a complete novice but VERY rusty as 3o years since my last flight. I found...More

Thank Broughters
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This flying experience was brought for me as a birthday gift from all the family This was my first experience of flying and I really enjoyed it, hopefully, I'll get to do it again My flight instructor Steve put me at rest, he went through...More

Thank Michael E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing experience from start to finish. The instructor was fantastic and kept me relaxed through the whole experience. I would definitely recommend this to anyone. Thanks again

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience. Friendly instructor. Went out on a perfect day and the views were great. Perfect present.

Thank Stefan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an 80th birthday present from my two daughters who also came on the flight. I had an absolutely fantastic flying lesson with Steve, who was very friendly, informative and went out of his way to give us all a truly wonderful experience. I...More

1  Thank jakeandjosie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Something different for me do on a Saturday morning flying in a 2 seater Senor plane from Gamston Flying School. What an experience I had from the start with a guided tour of our plane from the pre-start checks on the outside to the inside...More

Thank topgear118
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

This was a gift from my wife & I loved every minute of it, the pilot invited my wife & son to come view the aircraft and how it all works. He was professional and informative, once in the air I was allowed to fly...More

Thank Doug B
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Fantastic experience of hands on flying in a Piper Warrier light aircraft. This was a birthday present and my partner was also a passenger. The pilot explained how the controls worked and once we had taken off, I was allowed to take over the controls....More

Thank karen_wilson234
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

This was one of the most fantastic time of of my life. It was excellent great pilot and fantastic views and yes really fantastic the pilot was patient and you do fly the plane. I’ve loved aircraft all my life and I’m 60 so I...More

Thank Julie G
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I spent at least 30 minutes in the air.