Tactical Helicopter Flights From Manchester
Enjoy a tactical helicopter flight from Manchester City Airport.
Enjoy a tactical helicopter flight from Manchester City Airport. A total of 3 x 6 minutes flights, a rotation flight where each passenger will enjoy 1 hands on experience flight and 2 observation flights. This counts towards your Pilots’ Licence and you’ll also get a signed flight certificate! The total experience last approximately 40 minutes. £70 per person.
The type of Helicopter used is a Robinson R44 Raven II with 3 available passenger seats, all with a window seat!
Seats can be purchased individually or in multiples. A minimum of 3 seats must have been purchased for this flight to take place.
Weight and Balance is critical to the safe operation of the helicopter, therefore an average weight restriction of 14 stone per seat applies, with a maximum combined weight of 42 stone for all 3 passengers.
You will be asked for the weight of the person(s) flying when booking your flight over the telephone, it is very important that you give the true weight of the person(s) flying at this time.
Please note: For safety reasons, all passengers will be weighed at Helicentre before their flight takes place. If the weight of the passenger is then found to be heavier than the weight you had given verbally at the time of booking, the passenger(s) will not be allowed to fly for flight safety reasons and the ticket will become void. (Discretion of 1/2 stone may be given depending on the weight of other passengers on that flight).
Minimum age depends on the size of the child, but likely to be around 3-4 years of age. They must be able to sit upright, unaided in a booster seat if required. Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying parent or guardian.
If it is a last minute present, you can collect from Helicentre or we can scan a copy of the voucher and send by email as well as putting the voucher in the post for you.