Spend the ultimate day at flight training school and carry out strike missions in a real fighter plane.
If you've ever wondered what it feels like to scream through the sky at 260 mph, pulling + 6 G forces, here's your chance to find out. Take the controls of a powerful Marchetti SF260 and discover the unbridled joy of carrying out real tactical maneuvers, under the guidance of former fighter pilots. Learn the tricks of the trade from the best of the best as you carry out up to 10 actual moves used by the military, including lead and lag pursuits, oblique and vertical turns and displacement rolls. Then deploy your skills in a real tactical mission with you in the pilot's seat.
This is the stuff that dreams are made of - a true once in a lifetime experience. If you love heights, intense speeds and serious thrills, this awesome aerial adventure will leave you on the ultimate natural high.
You'll learn basic Air Combat Maneuvers in a program that lasts a full day. The experience includes two missions with 10 dogfights. You'll use real military aircraft including the SIAI Marchetti SF260, under the guidance of licensed fighter pilot instructors. This extraordinary adventure provides the chance to experience the thrill and adrenalin of flying a light attack fighter in air-to-air combat. The only thing that is not real are the bullets. Fully briefed you will climb into the aircraft alongside your instructor and you will be in control of the aircraft as you engage in air to air dogfights. Every maneuver is recorded during your flight and the tapes are yours to keep.
Flying is weather dependent and there is also a risk of air sickness. If you are prone to motion sickness, this experience may not be for you.
Fighter Pilot experiences are available on pre-scheduled dates throughout the year. To secure your chosen dates it is recommended that you book well in advance. Upcoming dates include:
July 11th - 13th, 2015
Programme devoted to:
You will actually fly two separate missions: