Microlight Training Courses and Costs

Your microlight training can be done in a way to suit you.  The pre-paid lesson rate gives you a discount on the standard hourly rate when you purchase a pack of 5 lessons. Whether you are starting from scratch, getting back into flying, or need a little extra confidence building, we can make a programme to suit you.

There are two general routes to follow for training :-

  • On the school aircraft
  • On your own aircraft

Using a school aircraft is the most convenient method as there is no need to outlay the cost of an aircraft to learn to fly, and during the initial lessons you may decide that the sport is not for you. However, once convinced that you do want to continue, having your own, or a part share of an aircraft to train on will save you money. In addition your aeroplane is always available to you, whereas a school aircraft may not be.  

PRICES (include VAT):

USING SCHOOL AIRCRAFT


 

Flex-wing Quantum

C42

Trial lesson 1 hour (Includes an additional briefing and debriefing, total lesson time approx. 2 hours)

£ 129

£129

Trial lesson 30 minutes (allow total lesson time approx. 1 hour)

£79

£79

5 hour lesson pack

£525

£575

 

USING YOUR OWN AIRCRAFT

Own aircraft dual tuition per hour

£80·00

Solo supervision per hour

£40·00

 

GROUND TUITION AND EXAM CHARGES

Ground school individual tuition per hour (Reduced rates for group ground-school)

£30·00

Written exam charges per paper

£35·00

General Skills Test (in addition to aircraft hourly rate)

£75·00

 

 

Annual club membership of £120 is required please call the office for more information.

 

Booking Lessons

Each flying lesson is booked as a two hour slot that allows for one hour flying and time for briefing and debriefing. In order to get the required day and time, it is best to book as far in advance as possible - especially for intense courses. Weekends are more popular so book early. 

Other Services available:

  • Conversion courses
  • Skills refresher courses
  • Advanced flying courses (ask for more details);

 

Accessories

We have a large stock of accessories and personal flying equipment available in our airfield shop and also a selection of kit on our online shop including :- 

  • Textbooks
  • Training syllabus
  • Charts
  • Map boards
  • Rules, protractors, pens etc
  • Flying suits
  • Leisure wear
  • Radios and instruments
  • Gloves
  • Helmets and intercoms

 

Aircraft Sales

We are main dealers for several types of U.K. approved microlight aircraft and also database a large number of used aircraft available for sale. Talk to us for details.

 

 

 

 

 

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