White knuckled adventures don't get better than this. Take a mighty military war bird for a spin as you fly an SIAI Marchetti SF260 in a simulated strike mission.
Experience the world through the eyes of a real fighter pilot and discover first hand what it's like to master an aircraft that can break 260 mph in the blink of an eye and pull + 6 G forces. You'll be learning from the best of the best as you carry out actual air combat moves used by the military including lead and lag pursuits, vertical and oblique. Hone your skills and be amazed at how you gain in confidence and ability before you take your adrenaline to the max in a simulated strike mission.
Make a date with adventure on this amazing air combat experience and see what it's like to be a real fighter pilot.
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 in 2013 include:
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You will actually fly two separate missions: